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The auto industry is facing ‘unprecedented change’ — and Ford needs to move faster (F)

The world of mobility is quickly evolving and Ford needs to move faster to adapt, Bill Ford, Ford’s executive chairman, said on a press call Monday.

Mark Fields stepped down as Ford CEO on Monday and was replaced by Jim Hackett, who was previously the chairman of Ford Smart Mobility. Before joining Ford, Hackett also served as the CEO of the office furniture company Steelcase.

“This is a time of unprecedented change,” Bill Ford said. “Time of great change requires a transformational leader and thankfully we have that in Jim.”

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Source:: BusinessInsider.Com