General Motors is sending two fresh faces in to protect the automaker’s interests.
Category: New Appointment
Hawken has held positions with Audi, Renault and VW.
Paterson is also the vice chair of the Canadian Chamber of Commerce.
It’s a big job.
GM Announces Leadership Changes In Quality, Customer Experience, Purchasing & Supply Chain, Powertrain: Executive Shuffle
A total of five leadership changes are in play.
Her replacement will be Alicia Boler-Davis in a newly-created role of SVP, Global Connected Customer.
Within GM Europe, Charlie Klein will take on the role of VP Vehicle Engineering while Carsten Wreth will become VP of Customer Experience.
Blanchard’s role will now include being the single point contact for rebuilding Detroit in addition to his Local Government Relations role.
With autonomous and semi-autonomous cars on the horizon, protecting against hacking is on many automaker’s minds.
Elvis Hermans took the post effective September 1, 2014.
Céspedes is a 28-year GM veteran.
GM has recalled the executive back to Washington DC.
Yongqing has been a part of Shanghai GM since 1995.