Mr. Buckingham has been in the indirect auto financing industry for more than 30 years. Prior to joining J.D. Power in 2013, he was the president and chief executive officer of Hyundai Capital America, the financing arm for Hyundai and Kia Motors. He has also held senior positions at Bank One, Chrysler Financial and Citicorp Acceptance.
Mr. Buckingham received a bachelor’s degree in finance from the University of Houston.