DETROIT, Dec 10 (Reuters) - General Motors Co CEO Dan Akerson on conference call with media: * CEO Akerson says roughly two months ago family learned of his wife's cancer * CEO Akerson says every...
DETROIT (Reuters) - General Motors Co said on Tuesday Chief Executive Officer Dan Akerson will step down next month and be replaced by global product development chief Mary Barra , who will become the first woman to lead a global automaker.
* CFO Ammann named president, ex-Cummins CEO named chairman
DETROIT, Dec 10 (Reuters) - General Motors Co on Tuesday said Chief Executive Dan Akerson will step down next month and be replaced by Mary Barra , the company's global product development chief, marking the first time a major U.S. automaker has been led by a woman.
Dec 10 (Reuters) - General Motors Co. will name Mary Barra as chief executive to succeed Daniel Akerson, marking the first time a woman has run the world's No. 2 auto maker, Bloomberg reported on Tuesday.
GM names Mary Barra to succeed Dan Akerson as CEO. She will be the first female leader of the company. Barra has been in charge of product development since 2011. Post your comment!
Jan. 15 and be succeeded by current head of product development Mary Barra . Akerson accelerated his retirement plans in light of his wife's cancer diagnosis. We think Barra , 51, is a fine choice, and her promotion is not a surprise.
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