Gedas Inc. has appointed Daron Gifford to run the consulting company's automotive practice. Gifford will hold the newly created title of vice president of the automotive practice for Gedas Americas Region.
Gedas is an information-technology consulting firm.
Gifford was CEO and managing director of the Americas for ABeam Consulting, formerly known as Deloitte Tohmatsu Consulting.
Berlin-based Gedas is a subsidiary of the Volkswagen Group.