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Who's Where: Kevin Rice becomes Mazda Europe’s design director as Peter Birtwhistle retires

Who's Where: Kevin Rice becomes Mazda Europe’s design director as Peter Birtwhistle retires

Mazda Europe has a new design director. Effective 1 September, Kevin Rice will succeed Peter Birtwhistle, who retires from the post of chief designer, b...

18 August 2014
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Who's Where: Toyota design chief moves to head-up Yamaha design

Who's Where: Toyota design chief moves to head-up Yamaha design

Akihiro Dezi Nagaya has moved from his position as chief designer at Toyota to Yamaha Motor Company, where he will take up the post of chief general man...

15 July 2014
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Who's Where: Craig Metros heads back to Michigan to become Ford's exterior design director of The Americas

Who's Where: Craig Metros heads back to Michigan to become Ford's exterior design director of The Americas

Craig Metros is heading back to his native Michigan to take up a new position as Ford's exterior design director of The Americas.

30 June 2014
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Who's Where: Felix Kilbertus appointed Fiat chief exterior designer

Who's Where: Felix Kilbertus appointed Fiat chief exterior designer

Felix Kilbertus has been appointed Fiat's chief exterior designer. Kilbertus' move sees him cross Turin, from his previous position as a lead designer a...

24 June 2014
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Who's Where: Martin Smith to retire, succeeded by Joel Piaskowski as Ford Europe head of design

Who's Where: Martin Smith to retire, succeeded by Joel Piaskowski as Ford Europe head of design

Martin Smith, head of Ford of Europe design for the last 10 years, will retire at the end of this year, before which he will work on a project to study ...

28 May 2014
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Who's Where: Ramon Ginah leads latest round of Great Wall Motors appointments

Who's Where: Ramon Ginah leads latest round of Great Wall Motors appointments

Great Wall Motors has appointed Ramon Ginah as its new interior design director as part of a new wave of recruitments to the Chinese brand.

10 March 2014
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Toyota's global design chief Tokuo Fukuichi appointed president of Lexus

Toyota's global design chief Tokuo Fukuichi appointed president of Lexus

Toyota's global design chief Tokuo Fukuichi will be the first designer to sit on the company's board of directors when his appointment comes into effect...

27 February 2014
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Who's Where: Adam Bazydlo appointed Ford's manager, interior design strategy

Who's Where: Adam Bazydlo appointed Ford's manager, interior design strategy

Adam Bazydlo has been appointed manager of Ford's interior design strategy. He takes up this newly created position reporting directly to global directo...

18 February 2014
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Who's Where: Michael Robinson departs Bertone for ED Design

Who's Where: Michael Robinson departs Bertone for ED Design

Michael Robinson has left Bertone, joining engineering company ED Design as its chief executive officer and design director.

29 January 2014
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Who's Where: Christopher Svensson appointed Ford’s new director of design, the Americas

Who's Where: Christopher Svensson appointed Ford’s new director of design, the Americas

Christopher Svensson is Ford's new director of design, The Americas, following the promotion of Moray Callum to vice president design to whom he will re...

23 January 2014
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