Ford Motor Co. shows a brand new 2021 Ford F-150 pickup truck on the Rouge Complex in Dearborn, Michigan, September 17, 2020.
Rebecca Cook | Reuters
DETROIT – Two great-great grandchildren of Ford Motor founder Henry Ford have been nominated to the corporate’s board of administrators, the automaker introduced Friday.
Alexandra Ford English, 33, is the daughter of Ford Executive Chairman Bill Ford. She is at present a director in company technique on the firm, chargeable for enterprise, connectivity and digital community strategic plans.
Henry Ford III, 40, is the son of Ford board member Edsel B. Ford II, 72, who plans to retire from the board in May. Ford III is at present a director in Ford investor relations.
Ford Motor Company at present introduced that Alexandra Ford English and Henry Ford III have been nominated to stand for election to the corporate’s board of administrators at its annual assembly of shareholders on May 13.
Source: Ford Motor Co.
“I am pleased and proud that we have a new generation of Ford family leaders who believe in serving the company and ensuring it remains a successful and positive force in the world for years to come,” Bill Ford stated in a press release.
The second open board seat would exchange former KPMG International government John Lechleiter, 67, who has determined not to stand for reelection in May, in accordance to the corporate.
Both English and Ford III will stand for election to the corporate’s board of administrators at its annual assembly of shareholders on May 13.