Bo Andersson

Ukraine crisis makes Andersson's turnaround of AvtoVAZ tougher

12:01 am U.S. ET | March 31, 2014
Bo Andersson, the new CEO of Russia's No.1 carmaker AvtoVAZ, is battling to revive the business amid economic uncertainty caused by the Crimea crisis.... Read More »

 

AvtoVAZ's 2013 loss shows scale of turnaround task for Russia's No. 1 automaker

March 28, 2014 10:54 CET
Russia's No. 1 carmaker, AvtoVAZ, slumped to a loss last year, hit by falling sales of its Lada cars, underlining the task facing new CEO Bo Andersson as he battles to revive the business amid economic uncertainty caused by the Crimea crisis.... Read More »

 

Ruble slide offers mixed blessings for Russia's car industry

March 22, 2014 06:01 CET
The damage to consumer confidence in Russia from a plunge in the value of the ruble could be offset for local carmakers as they become more competitive against foreign brands.... Read More »

 

Lada-maker AvtoVAZ to cut 7,500 jobs as Russian car market slows

Jan. 23, 2014 17:26 CET
Russia's biggest carmaker, AvtoVAZ, will cut 11 percent of its work force to maintain profitability as economic stagnation hurts the domestic car market, CEO Bo Andersson said.... Read More »

 

Former GM exec Andersson named AvtoVAZ CEO

2:04 am U.S. ET | Nov. 5, 2013
AvtoVAZ has appointed Bo Andersson, a former top purchasing manager at GM, as CEO. He is the first non-Russian to lead the maker of Lada cars as it deepens ties with the Renault-Nissan alliance.... Read More »

 

AvtoVAZ appoints ex-GM executive Andersson as first non-Russian chief

Nov. 5, 2013 08:04 CET
AvtoVAZ has appointed Bo Andersson, a former top purchasing manager at GM, as CEO. He is the first non-Russian to lead the maker of Lada cars as it deepens ties with the Renault-Nissan alliance.... Read More »

 

AvtoVAZ board to propose GAZ head Bo Andersson as next CEO

Oct. 17, 2013 06:01 CET
Former General Motors purchasing boss Bo Andersson may be recruited from GAZ to head Russia's largest carmaker, AvtoVAZ.... Read More »

 

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Western automakers watch nervously as Russian market stalls

Aug. 5, 2013 06:01 CET
Global automakers are nervously monitoring Russia's car market as a sales slide threatens billions of euros committed to increase manufacturing capacity in the country.... Read More »

 

VIDEO: Lutz contrasts his legacies after Chrysler, GM

12:01 am U.S. ET | July 26, 2013
DETROIT – Former General Motors product chief Bob Lutz yesterday contrasted his attempts to create an “excellence pays” culture at two of his employers.... Read More »

 

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