Jo Stenuit named Design Director for Mazda Europe

Jo Stenuit named Design Director for Mazda Europe

Mazda Motor Europe announced that Jo Stenuit (49) will be the brands new European Design Director. Jo succeeds Kevin Rice who left Mazda in August 2018.

Jared Haslam named new Product Planning leader for Nissan North America

Jared Haslam named new Product Planning leader for Nissan North America

Nissan North America (NNA) is promoting Jared Haslam to the role of Vice President, Product Planning, effective November 1, 2018. Haslam is currently Director, Advanced Planning, NNA.

Charlotte Cowley to be the Director of Investor Relations for Aston Martin

Charlotte Cowley to be the Director of Investor Relations for Aston Martin

Aston Martin Lagonda Global Holdings plc (AML) announced the appointment of Charlotte Cowley to the position of Director of Investor Relations.

William Lee appointed interim President and CEO of Hyundai America

William Lee appointed interim President and CEO of Hyundai America

As part of a series of Hyundai Motor Company personnel appointments designed to make the company more globalised and customer-oriented, Yong-woo (William) Lee, President and CEO of Hyundai Motor North America will also assume the role of president and CEO of Hyundai Motor America on an interim basis.

Former Audi CEO Rupert Stadler relieved from custody by Munich Court

Former Audi CEO Rupert Stadler relieved from custody by Munich Court

Former Audi boss, Rupert Stadler has been released from custody according to a ruling by a Munich Court. Stadler had been arrested by the authorities in June on suspicion of his involvement in Volkswagen’s diesel-emissions cheating scandal.

Oliver Draf to head Volkswagen Group’s Data Protection Unit

Oliver Draf to head Volkswagen Group’s Data Protection Unit

Dr. Oliver Draf, formerly Corporate Privacy Officer at Allianz Deutschland AG, is to lead the Group Data Protection Unit at Volkswagen AG effective November 1, 2018. He succeeds Dr. Christoph Alt, who is taking up a position of responsibility in IT strategy at the Group’s Škoda brand.