A series of side events including interviews with VIPs and government officials, bilateral meetings, press conferences, seminars, music salon and auto show, etc.
Have an opinion about this story? Click here to submit a Letter to the Editorand we may publish it in print. Fletcher, 52, will become a direct report to CEO Mary Barra, reflecting GM's goal of transforming itself as a company keen to capitalize on new opportunities while being less obsessed with traditional performance measures such as sales volume and market share.
Fletcher, who was appointed to her current position nearly a year agowill be responsible "for identifying, integrating and accelerating business opportunities that make our customers' lives easier and drive long-term value to our shareholders," according to an internal memo obtained by Automotive News.
Parks, 57, said in an emailed statement to Automotive News that Fletcher's new role will leverage her engineering and entrepreneurial background. Michael Ableson, GM vice president of Global Strategy, will move to the newly created position of vice president, electric vehicle infrastructure, effective Oct.
Ableson will report to Parks. His previous Global Strategy team will report to Fletcher.
Ableson, according to the memo, will be responsible "for developing the partnerships, incentives and investments needed to create the necessary electric vehicle charging infrastructure that will remove a critical barrier to acceptance of electrification.
Barra has said the company will either partner, incentivize or invest to ensure charging infrastructure is available; however, no set plans have been announced.
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