Board of Directors (Appointments and Changes)

Superior investor touts board slate in proxy fight

4:12 pm U.S. ET | July 9, 2014
GAMCO Asset Management, the largest institutional shareholder of aluminum wheel supplier Superior Industries, today unveiled its slate of board nominees it wants shareholders to elect at Superior's annual meeting next month....
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Superior Industries faces proxy fight over board members

4:08 pm U.S. ET | July 8, 2014
Aluminum wheel supplier Superior Industries International faces a shareholder proxy fight at its annual meeting next month....
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Thierry Peugeot to leave PSA board after voicing dissent over capital tie-up with China's Dongfeng

July 3, 2014 18:53 CET
PSA/Peugeot-Citroen's deputy chairman, Thierry Peugeot, was forced out after voicing public dissent over the automaker's tie-up with Dongfeng that he had unsuccessfully opposed....
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THE GM RECALL

GM quality manager warned board of serious problems in 2002

10:16 pm U.S. ET | June 20, 2014
A former head of General Motors corporate quality audit warned the company's board in a letter in 2002 that it needed to “stop the continued shipment of unsafe vehicles” and “recall suspect vehicles that were already in customers' hands.”...
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Chrysler names 6 new board members, including Bigland, Manley

1:58 pm U.S. ET | June 13, 2014
Chrysler Group has appointed six new directors to its board, effective June 10, adding five more board seats, the company said today....
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Audi CEO Stadler gets contract extension

May 14, 2014 10:36 CET
Volkswagen has extended the contracts of Audi CEO Rupert Stadler, VW sales and marketing boss Christian Klingler and VW China chief Jochem Heizmann....
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Mulally says 'no regrets' as Ford shareholders cheer him

12:02 pm U.S. ET | May 8, 2014
Ford CEO Alan Mulally, presiding over his final annual meeting, said today he has “no regrets” about his eight years leading the automaker's turnaround and gave a vote of confidence to his successor....
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Krafcik joins TrueCar board

4:17 pm U.S. ET | April 3, 2014
John Krafcik, former CEO of Hyundai Motor America, has joined the board of directors of TrueCar. Krafcik, 52, will be a director and a member of the board’s operating committee....
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Hyundai chief Chung Mung-koo earned $13 million last year

7:39 am U.S. ET | March 31, 2014
Hyundai Motor Chairman Chung Mong-koo earned a combined 14 billion Korean won ($13.09 million) in pay last year from the South Korean automaker and its two key affiliates in their first such disclosure under new rules....
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PSA board selects ex-Airbus chief Gallois as new chairman

March 19, 2014 06:01 CET
PSA/Peugeot-Citroen's board selected ex-Airbus Group CEO Louis Gallois as its next chairman as the carmaker prepares for a capital tie-up with Dongfeng. He will succeed Thierry Peugeot as the first chairman outside the company's founding family....
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PSA board set to name French industry veteran Gallois as chairman

March 18, 2014 14:39 CET
PSA/Peugeot-Citroen is set to name senior French civil servant Louis Gallois as its next chairman, sources said....
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KEITH CRAIN

Barra should recuse herself from GM investigation

1:10 pm U.S. ET | March 14, 2014
Because CEO Mary Barra was working for GM in key positions during the period that will be scrutinized, she should recuse herself from participation in the investigation....
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GM board to lose three members as UCLA's Telles says she will step down

5:10 pm U.S. ET | March 13, 2014
General Motors now expects to lose three of its outside board members this year. Cynthia Telles, who joined the GM board in April 2010, plans to step down after the company's annual shareholder meeting this summer, GM said today....
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PSA narrows search for new chairman

March 13, 2014 06:01 CET
PSA has narrowed the search for a new supervisory board chairman to ex-Airbus Group CEO Louis Gallois and former Nexans CEO Gerard Hauser, a source said....
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Honda's board gets 2 doses of diversity

12:01 am U.S. ET | March 3, 2014
Honda Motor Co. is elevating a foreigner to the highest level yet at the Japanese company -- one rung below the board. It also has named its first woman to the board....
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Honda taps first female board member in diversity push

Feb. 24, 2014 09:32 CET
Honda appointed its first female board member today and promoted a foreigner to the highest position yet held by a non-Japanese in a move to inject wider outside perspective into its top management as it expands internationally....
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Daimler names former VW, BMW CEO Pischetsrieder to supervisory board

Feb. 21, 2014 13:34 CET
Daimler nominated former Volkswagen CEO Bernd Pischetsrieder to the company's supervisory board. Pischetsrieder, 66, also a former BMW CEO, will run for election at the annual shareholders meeting in April....
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GM says 2 directors to leave board this year

12:02 pm U.S. ET | Feb. 4, 2014
GM said two of its outside directors, David Bonderman and Robert Krebs, will leave the company's board later this year....
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Hertz shares jump after board adopts 'poison pill' stock plan

8:42 am U.S. ET | Jan. 1, 2014
Hertz Global Holdings rose to a record high after the largest publicly traded rental-car company said it adopted a so-called poison pill upon seeing “unusual and substantial activity” in its stock....
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Former Cummins CEO Solso will become GM's nonexecutive chairman

11:25 am U.S. ET | Dec. 10, 2013
Theodore Solso, who will become nonexecutive chairman of General Motors in January, is a former CEO of engine maker Cummins, an environmental advocate who heads the board of directors at a nonprofit university in Central America, and one of most recent additions to GM's board....
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GM CEO Akerson could exit in 2014; no formal search yet, Reuters says

Nov. 14, 2013 10:33 CET
General Motors CEO Dan Akerson could step down as early as next year though he has not formally notified the board of his plans and an official search for his successor has not yet begun, people close to the matter told Reuters....
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