General Motors Company (GM) names Chuck Stevens as chief financial officer
General Motors Company (NYSE:GM) has named Chuck Stevens as executive vice president and chief financial officer. Stevens will be replacing Dan Ammann. Ammann is becoming president of GM on January 15th. Stevens used to be CFO of GM North America.
Stevens will oversee GM’s overall financial and accounting operations globally on a daily basis. He is going to be reporting GM’s incoming CEO Mary Barra.
“Chuck’s extensive experience in leading finance operations and driving profitable growth all around the world makes him the perfect choice to help our team drive GM’s global performance to new heights,” stated Barra.
Stevens became CFO of GM North America in January 2010. Stevens led GM’s financial operations for U.S. Sales, Service and Marketing, GM Canada, GM Mexico, North America Manufacturing, Customer Care and Aftersales, and Global Connected Consumer. He worked as the interim CFO of GM South America from December 2011 to January 2013.
“The plan is to build on the good progress made by the finance team in driving the right business decisions,” stated Stevens. “I look forward to working with the GM team to drive even stronger business results.”This article was written by Amit Chowdhry. You can follow me at @amitchowdhry or on Google+ at +AmitChowdhry