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Industry Veteran O’Neill to Head Dealer Service Group

May 17, 2019 at 8:41 AM

Finbarr O'Neill, who retired as CEO of J.D. Power in 2018, has been named CEO and chairman of APCO Holdings Inc., a Norcross, Ga.-based dealer service company.

Mercedes-Benz’s U.S. Chief Quits

May 16, 2019 at 3:55 PM

Dietmar Exler, who has served as president and CEO of Daimler AG’s Mercedes-Benz USA unit since 2016, is expected to announce tomorrow that he is leaving the company,

Nissan Board Confirms Saikawa Will Continue as CEO

May 16, 2019 at 9:29 AM

Nissan Motor Co.’s board has approved a roster of directors that will retain embattled CEO Hiroto Saikawa, The Nikkei reports.

Twohig Named Tech Chief at EV Startup Byton

May 15, 2019 at 10:27 AM

Chinese electric vehicle startup Byton Ltd. has appointed David Twohig as its chief technical officer.

Twohig Named Byton's Technology Chief

May 15, 2019 at 10:00 AM

China electric vehicle startup Byton Ltd. has appointed David Twohig as its chief technical officer.

Former Toyota PR Exec Joins Logistics Firm

May 13, 2019 at 4:21 PM

Longtime communications executive Julie Hamp has been appointed chairman of Motus One Parking Management Services LLC, an event transportation specialist.

Forster Tapped to Advise Israeli Machine Vision Startup

May 10, 2019 at 7:28 AM

Longtime industry veteran Carl-Peter Forster has joined the advisory board of VayaVision Sensing Ltd., an Israeli developer of autonomous vehicle software.

FCA N. America Brand Chief Retires

May 09, 2019 at 8:34 AM

Steve Beahm, who headed Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV's Mopar unit and passenger car brands in North America, has retired after a 32-year career with the carmaker.

UPDATE: Infiniti Chief Meunier Quits to Head Jeep

May 07, 2019 at 11:18 AM

Christian Meunier—who took over as head of Nissan Motor Co.’s Infiniti luxury brand in January, has stepped down to become president of Fiat Chrysler Automobile NV’s Jeep brand, effective immediately.

Oldorff to Head Autoliv’s European Operations

May 07, 2019 at 9:38 AM

Autoliv Inc. has hired Frithjof Oldorff to head the company’s European operations.

Brembo Names Schillaci as CEO

May 06, 2019 at 12:39 AM

Italian performance brake system supplier Brembo SpA has hired Daniele Schillaci to take over as CEO on July 1.

Uber Drivers Plan Protest Ahead of IPO

May 03, 2019 at 11:50 AM

Drivers for ride-hailing provider Uber Technologies plan protests in seven U.S. cities ahead of the company’s initial public offering on May 10.