Martha Brooks, Former President and COO of Novelis, Inc - CARE

Martha Brooks


Former President and Chief Operating Officer of Novelis, Inc

Martha Finn Brooks has over 25 years of corporate board experience with large global public companies in a variety of industries. Her board work followed nearly 25 years in global manufacturing and marketing with Cummins, Alcan, and Novelis. Martha held a variety of leadership positions with Cummins. As President and COO of Novelis, she led the company through a spin off from Alcan, to become a public company, and then later in a sale to Mumbai-based Hindalco. She has served as Board Chair of the Yale-China Association, Board Chair of the Carter Center Board of Councilors, and a member of the Yale President’s Council on International Activities. Martha holds a B.A. in economics and political science and a M.A. of Public and Private Management from Yale University.  Martha joined CARE’s Board in 2013.