TITLE

The raids continue: Another key BMW exec jumps to Ford

AUTHOR(S)
Wernle, Bradford
PUB. DATE
August 2001
SOURCE
Automotive News;8/20/2001, Vol. 75 Issue 5944, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports the appointment of Henrik Fisker as creative director of the luxury sports-car brand of Ford Motor Corp. in London, England. Career history of Fisker in car designing; Professional background of Fisker; Responsibilities of the director in the company.
ACCESSION #
5124950

 

Related Articles

  • Ford moves web commerce head to top global job.  // Marketing (00253650);3/15/2001, p3 

    Reports the appointment of Brian Kelley as the vice president of global consumer services at Ford Motor Co. in Great Britain. Career history of Kelley; Job responsibilities as a Ford executive; Direct head of Kelley.

  • Ford lures another BMW exec. Wernle, Bradford // Automotive News International;Oct2001, Vol. 3 Issue 7, p47 

    Reports the selection of Henrik Fisker as creative director of the London Design Enterprise center and design director of Aston Martin in Great Britain. Career background; Comment of Ford design chief J. Mays on the capabilities of Fisker; Replacement of Ian Callum as chief designer of the company.

  • Ford needs a selling culture in central Europe. Wernle, Bradford // Automotive News Europe;07/17/2000, Vol. 5 Issue 15, p15 

    Reports the appointment of Barbara Kux as managing director of Ford of Poland and executive director of central European sales operations of the company. Purpose of hiring Kux; Countries in central Europe where Ford sells cars; Career background of Kux; Responsibilities of Kux at the company.

  • Ford Finds Everyone Old Is New Again. Taylor III, Alex // Fortune;6/10/2002, Vol. 145 Issue 12, p40 

    Focuses on Ford Motor Co.'s rehiring of executives who prematurely retired. Rehiring of former vice chairman and chief financial officer Allan Gilmour who retired in 1995; Contention that Gilmour brings the street credibility needed to deal with investors and credit-rating agencies; Gilmour's...

  • The T-bird's new daddy. Holstein, William J. // U.S. News & World Report;06/07/99, Vol. 126 Issue 22, p42 

    Questions whether J. Mays, selected as head of automobile design at Ford Motor, can improve the design of the Thunderbird. Improvements which have been made to automobiles in the past; Ford's decision to remake the Taurus and its subsequent decline in sales; Biographical details on Mays; Career...

  • Putting 'Teeth' in Ford's Quality. Smith, David C. // Ward's Auto World;Dec2001, Vol. 37 Issue 12, p68 

    Comments on the appointment of Nick Scheele and James J. Padilla as executives at Ford Motor Company. Responsibilities of Padilla and Scheele; Career background of the executives; Efforts made by the company to improve the quality of the automobiles.

  • Ford turns tables, lures execs from competitors. Johnson, Richard; Kurylko, Diana T. // Automotive News;12/8/1997, Vol. 71 Issue 5743, p3 

    States that Ford Motor Co. has recruited executives away from the Volkswagen company. Hans Peter Kunze to be vice president of purchasing for Europe; Rolf Zimmermann, head of manufacturing operations; J. Mays, vice president of design; Mention of Ford University and former Ford executives...

  • Tapping Honda's Talent Pool. Chrysler, Mack // Ward's Auto World;May99, Vol. 35 Issue 5, p21 

    Reports on the former executives of Honda Motor Co. Ltd. hired by General Motors Corp. and Ford Motor Co. Plan of Eiji Iwakuni for Ford Motor Co. Ltd.; Job of Mitsuru Sato for General Motors; Expected rise in the sales of Chevrolet automobiles by 2000.

  • Ian Callum. Cullen, Chris // Current Biography;Mar 2014, Vol. 75 Issue 3, p18 

    A biography of automotive designer Ian Callum is presented. He was born on July 30, 1954 in Dumfries, Scotland and studied transport design at the Coventry University's School of Transportation Design in Coventry, England and completed his master's degree from the London's Royal College of Art....

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics