Latasha M. Akoma
Operating Partner
Latasha Akoma

Latasha is an Operating Partner of GenNx360 Capital Partners. She brings over 19 years of managerial experience in all aspects of manufacturing, operations and business strategies. Latasha is a detailed and process oriented professional with hands-on experience leading safety, quality, cost and product launches in a lean production environment. She brings strong leadership, management, and technical experience in executing business objectives to achieve operational excellence. Latasha’s main focus is driving strong performance, operational efficiencies and profitability across the GenNx portfolio companies in addition to working with its deal team to identify and evaluate new opportunities.

Most recently, Latasha held several management positions at Harley-Davidson Motor Company. She joined as Director of Manufacturing Operations in 2009, with responsibility for a 425,000 sq. ft. facility which included five production areas. She quickly advanced to the position of General Manager in 2011 where she was responsible for two facilities, implementing a new labor agreement/operating structuring and launching Harley-Davidson’s biggest launch in 20 years. Prior to joining Harley-Davidson, Latasha was a Senior Manager of Paint Operations at Chrysler (formerly DaimlerChrysler) where she held a variety of increasing senior leadership positions in operations and general management.

Latasha holds a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering with a minor in Energy & Robotics from Howard University and an M.S. in Engineering Management from the University of Michigan.

GenNx360 Roles:

  • Driving operational execution to create value within the GenNx360 portfolio
  • Conducting strategic and operational analysis of current and potential deals
  • Investment diligence

Tel: 212-257-6779
Email: lakoma@gennx360.com