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Jim Farley to replace Jim Hackett as Ford's CEO and President

1 month ago   |   By Auto Express

Ford has confirmed that CEO and President Jim Hackett will soon step down from his position after three years in charge.
He will be replaced by the brand's current Chief Operations Officer, Jim Farley, in process that will see Farley assume the lead over the next two months - although Hackett will remain at Ford as a special advisor until March 2021.
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Hackett, 65, has led Ford's transformation since 2017, overseeing the introduction of several important new models, including the Puma crossover , the all new Bronco off-roader and...
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Ford CEO Jim Hackett is retiring as the carmaker reinvents itself

Ford CEO Jim Hackett is retiring as the carmaker reinvents itself

1 month ago   |   By Business Insider

Ford said CEO Jim Hackett will retire in October, and be replaced by COO Jim Farley.
Hackett took over as CEO in 2017 and had been leading an $11-billion restructuring of Ford's business.
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Ford CEO Jim Hackett is retiring, to be replaced by COO Jim Farley, the automaker announced Wednesday. Farley was also elected to the Ford board of directors.
"I am very grateful to Jim Hackett for all he has done to modernize Ford and prepare us to compete and win in the future," Bill Ford, the carmaker's executive chairman, said in a statement.
"Our...
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Ford CEO Jim Hackett to step down

Ford CEO Jim Hackett to step down

1 month ago   |   By Autocar

COO Jim Farley announced as replacement, effective from 1 October
Ford CEO Jim Hackett has announced that he will retire at the end of September, and will be succeeded by current chief operational officer Jim Farley.
Hackett, now 65, has led the company since May 2017, and led a substantial reorganisation of its global business model.
Executive chairman Bill Ford said: "I am very grateful to Jim Hackett for all he has done to modernize Ford and prepare us to compete and win in the future,” said Bill Ford, Ford's executive chairman. “Our new product vision - led by the Mustang Mach-E, new...
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