IT Executive Changes

  • Carla Gohin, CTO, PSA
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    At PSA, new top execs for quality, engineering, R&D

    2019-04-29T10:04:00Z

    Nicolas Morel and Carla Gohin (pictured) are taking over top roles as Gilles Le Borgne steps down as CTO.

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    Ford names new leaders amid shake-up

    2019-04-17T17:44:00Z

    Joe Hinrichs takes on more responsibilities across product and technology; former CIO Marcy Klevorn to retire.

  • Stefan Zerweck, Mattias Ulbrich, Porsche
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    Analysis: Dual role for Porsche CIO Ulbrich combines IT operations and digital strategy

    2019-04-12T12:01:00Z

    Mattias Ulbrich’s dual role, and the departure of previous CDO and head of Porsche Digital, Thilo Koslowski, suggests that digital transformation at many OEMs might be most effective by those with hands-on IT roles.

  • Klaus Bluem, CIO, Skoda
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    Klaus Bluem is new Skoda CIO

    2019-03-19T10:04:00Z

    New Skoda CIO Klaus Bluem Klaus Bluem, until recently CIO at MAN Energy Solutions, is the new chief information officer at Czech carmaker Skoda. Bluem succeeded Ralf Brunken, who is assuming other responsibilities within the Volkswagen Group. Both Skoda and MAN are subsidiaries of Volkswagen. ...

  • Frederic Vincent, CIO, Renault
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    At Renault, CIO joins top management ranks

    2019-03-18T10:58:00Z

    The French carmaker’s IT chief, Frederic Vincent, will be part of Renault’s Executive Committee

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    Ford Motor appoints Jeff Lemmer CIO

    2018-05-10T17:16:11Z

    Jeff Lemmer, Ford's new CIO, will report to former CIO Marcy Klevorn (Photo: Ford) Ford Motor appointed Jeff Lemmer CIO, succeeding Marcy Klevorn, who assumed broader mobility responsibilities last year. Lemmer, who currently serves as vice president and chief operating officer of information technology, will take up his new ...

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    Former Opel CEO Neumann joins Evelozcity

    2018-04-27T13:48:13Z

    Karl-Thomas Neumann will join the EV start-up in May (Photo: Opel) Former Opel CEO Karl-Thomas Neumann is joining the senior management team of electric-vehicle startup Evelozcity. Neumann will be in charge of mobility and will develop the company's connected car strategy, launch mobility concepts and oversee customer experience, branding ...

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    VW Group appoints Diess CEO; reorganizes company

    2018-04-13T17:28:59Z

    Diess came from BMW in 2015 to head the core VW brand (Photo: VW) Volkswagen Group appointed Herbert Diess CEO and announced a far-reaching reorganization of the 12 brand automotive group. Diess will retain his position as head of the core Volkswagen brand, but will take over responsibility for ...

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    PSA appoints new CDO of Paris Automotive group

    2017-12-18T12:48:00Z

    Christophe Rauturier (Photo: PSA) PSA/Peugeot-Citroen has appointed a company insider, Christophe Rauturier, to succeed Brigitte Cantaloube as CDO of the Paris-based automotive group. Rauturier joined PSA in 1990 and has, in the past 27 years, held a range of positions at the company. Most recently, ...

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    Bentley appoints Fontaine board member for digitalization, IT

    2017-10-21T12:55:51Z

    Fontaine joins Bentley from Porsche North America (Photo: Bentley) The Volkswagen group, in a broad management reshuffle at Bentley, appointed Astrid Fontaine to the position of board member responsible for human resources, digitalization and IT at the Britain-based luxury brand. Fontaine, currently in charge of HR, culture and innovation ...