Access Unlocked Monday May 22, 2017 Ford announced effective today, Jim Hackett is their president and chief executive officer.
In 2016, Hackett was the chairman of Ford Smart Mobility LLC. Ford Smart Mobility LLC was created in 2016 to design, build, grow and invest in emerging mobility services.
Jim Hackett replaced Mark Fields, who was the chief executive officer for three (3) years. According to reports, shares dropped forty (40) percent while Fields was in charge.