President, General Motors Company at General Motors Company
Mark Reuss is president of General Motors Company. In this role, he is leading GM’s vision of a sustainable, equitable and all-electric future within the organization and beyond through its innovative technologies, products and initiatives. He also directs the company’s regional operations, including North America, South America, China and General Motors International and oversees GM Defense. In addition, Reuss serves on the board of GM China’s joint venture, SAIC General Motors Ltd., and is a member of the GM Senior Leadership Team. Reuss became GM president in January 2019 and expanded his role to include the regional responsibilities in November 2019. In parallel, he continues to lead Global Cadillac and Global Product Planning, which he added to his responsibilities in 2018. From 2013 to 2018, Reuss was executive vice president, Global Product Development, Purchasing and Supply Chain, and led program management of GM cars, trucks and crossovers worldwide. In this role, he oversaw a major transformation of the product development organization in 2018 to increase focus and development of electrification and autonomous vehicles. Before that, starting in 2009, Reuss was president of General Motors North America, responsible for GM’s performance, manufacturing, portfolio and dealer network. Under his watch, GM’s North America region produced consistent profits and improved margins during a product renaissance featuring a slate of award-winning vehicles. Reuss also served briefly as GM’s vice president of global engineering after spending two years overseas as vice president and managing director of GM Australia and New Zealand. During this time, he was a member of the GM Asia Pacific Strategy Board. He created and led the GM Performance Division in 2001 while serving as executive director of Architecture Engineering. In this role, he was responsible for GM’s racing vehicles, including the Cadillac V-Series and Chevrolet SS models. In 2005, he was appointed executive director of GM’s North America Vehicle Systems and Architecture, and a year later was named executive director of Global Vehicle Integration, Safety and Virtual Development. Reuss is a mechanical engineer who began his GM career as a student intern in 1983. He has held numerous engineering and management positions, including chief engineer of GM’s large luxury vehicles and manufacturing body shop tooling launches. Reuss was born and raised in metro Detroit and is deeply committed to revitalizing the region through service to education, community and philanthropy organizations. He holds a Bachelor of Engineering degree from Vanderbilt University and a Master of Business Administration from Duke University.
Source: General Motors Company on 05/17/2022
By accessing ExecAtlas, you can view bios, network, connections and references of industry leading executives like Mark L. Reuss. More specifically, you'll be able to:
Access over 800,000 executive and board member profiles.
Example: Mark L. Reuss