Keeping The Momentum Going At Ford, U-M, WSU: Mark Fields, Mark Schlissel, M. Roy Wilson’s Challenge
Mark Fields, new CEO of Ford’s biggest challenge will be to keep the momentum going started by his predecessor Alan Mulally.
Google has appointed Alan Mulally, the former CEO of Ford Motor Co., to its board.
“I suppose this is not a terribly well-kept secret,” said executive chairman Bill Ford, in announcing the changes to Ford workers Thursday.
Ford Motor Company has officially announced that current CEO Alan Mulally will be replaced by Mark Fields come July.
“I would like to end the Microsoft speculation because I have no other plans to do anything other than serve Ford,” Mulally said.
Ford Motor Co., a darling of the auto industry’s comeback, is facing its biggest test since CEO Alan Mulally charted its successful course out of the Great Recession.
Did Alan Mulally, who has held the top job at Ford since 2006, just shut down those Microsoft rumors?
Mulally says he’s made no changes to his plan to stay at Ford through the end of 2014. But he hasn’t denied rumors that Microsoft Corp. is courting him.
Ford’s board of directors has ended a two-day quarterly meeting without issuing a public statement on the future of CEO Alan Mulally.
With the Motor City’s fiscal crisis hitting the boiling point and all signs pointing to the naming of an Emergency Manager what’s needed is a game changer with skillset similar to Ford Motor Co.’s CEO Alan Mulally.