Alan Mulally http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/34157/all en Ford to pay CEO Mulally bonus after retirement -filing http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130219/ford-pay-ceo-mulally-bonus-after-retirement-filing <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>By Deepa Seetharaman</p> <p>DETROIT, Feb 19 (Reuters) - Ford Motor Co will pay a bonus to Chief Executive Alan Mulally after he leaves the company, in a nod to his role in revitalizing the second-largest U.S. automaker since his hiring in 2006.</p> <p>Ford agreed to give Mulally a lump sum that would be four times what the company contributed to his retirement plans during his tenure, according to a Feb. 13 pact included in Ford's annual regulatory filing on Tuesday.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130219/ford-pay-ceo-mulally-bonus-after-retirement-filing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Alan Mulally Alan Mulally Ford Motor Co Mark Fields Transport Thomson Reuters Tue, 19 Feb 2013 19:16:01 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5760347 at http://www.globalpost.com CEO Mulally 'focused' on setting Ford's long-term vision: executive http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130927/ceo-mulally-focused-setting-fords-long-term-vision-executive <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>By Deepa Seetharaman</p> <p>DETROIT (Reuters) - Ford Motor Co &lt;F.N&gt; Chief Executive Alan Mulally, a turnaround expert who is being mentioned as a candidate for Microsoft Corp's &lt;MSFT.O&gt; top job, remains "absolutely focused" on crafting the No. 2 U.S. automaker's long-term strategy, a top executive said on Friday.</p> <p>Mulally attends Ford's weekly executive meetings "pretty regularly," Chief Operating Officer Mark Fields told reporters at a fundraising event in Detroit for the charity United Way.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://thomsonreuters.com" class="button wire reuters"></a></p> <p><span>Copyright Thomson Reuters, 2013.</span></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130927/ceo-mulally-focused-setting-fords-long-term-vision-executive" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Alan Mulally Alan Mulally Management Technology Transport Thomson Reuters Fri, 27 Sep 2013 15:31:35 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5946678 at http://www.globalpost.com The pros and cons of hiring Ford CEO to lead Microsoft as it struggles with mobile computing http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/the-canadian-press/131008/the-pros-and-cons-hiring-ford-ceo-lead-microsoft-it-struggle <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The Canadian Press </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Back when Microsoft was the biggest name in technology, CEO Bill Gates levelled an attack on the auto industry: If carmakers were as innovative as computer companies, he said, a car would cost just $27.</p> <p>That was 16 years ago.</p> <p>Today, PC sales are falling as consumers show a preference for mobile devices, and Microsoft is struggling. Meanwhile, U.S. car companies are resurgent. General Motors, the world's No. 2 carmaker, is gaining ground on No. 1 Toyota. And Ford, after 16 quarters in the black, expects to see $8 billion-plus in profit this year.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#cp">Copyright 2013 Canadian Press.</a></p> <p>All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/the-canadian-press/131008/the-pros-and-cons-hiring-ford-ceo-lead-microsoft-it-struggle" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Alan Mulally Business Human Interest Labor Law Private transport Social Issues Technology Transport The Canadian Press Tue, 08 Oct 2013 18:31:55 +0000 The Canadian Press 5955347 at http://www.globalpost.com Ford board meeting ends with no word on future of CEO Mulally amid Microsoft speculation http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/the-canadian-press/131010/ford-board-meeting-ends-no-word-future-ceo-mulally-amid-micr <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The Canadian Press </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>DETROIT - Ford's board of directors has ended a two-day quarterly meeting without issuing a public statement on the future of CEO Alan Mulally.</p> <p>Microsoft Corp. is reportedly considering Mulally as a replacement for CEO Steve Ballmer, who is due to step down next year.</p> <p>Spokesman Jay Cooney said Ford couldn't comment on the board's discussions. But he said there is no change in Mulally's plan to remain at Ford through at least the end of 2014.</p> <p>Ford also wouldn't say whether Microsoft is talking to Mulally.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#cp">Copyright 2013 Canadian Press.</a></p> <p>All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/the-canadian-press/131010/ford-board-meeting-ends-no-word-future-ceo-mulally-amid-micr" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Alan Mulally Economy of the United States Transport The Canadian Press Thu, 10 Oct 2013 21:18:23 +0000 The Canadian Press 5957795 at http://www.globalpost.com Ford's Mulally won't confirm or deny reports on Boeing, Microsoft jobs http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/131018/fords-mulally-wont-confirm-or-deny-reports-boeing-microsoft-job <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>WUHAN, China (Reuters) - Ford Motor Co Chief Executive Alan Mulally would not confirm or deny media reports that he is being sought to join Boeing Co and Microsoft Corp.</p> <p>"I love serving Ford" was Mulally's repeated comment on the sidelines of an auto conference in the central Chinese city of Wuhan, when asked if he had been approached either directly or indirectly to lead either of those companies.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://thomsonreuters.com" class="button wire reuters"></a></p> <p><span>Copyright Thomson Reuters, 2013.</span></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/131018/fords-mulally-wont-confirm-or-deny-reports-boeing-microsoft-job" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Alan Mulally Automotive industry Transport Thomson Reuters Fri, 18 Oct 2013 06:17:21 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5964243 at http://www.globalpost.com Ford's Mulally won't dismiss Boeing, Microsoft speculation http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/131018/fords-mulally-wont-dismiss-boeing-microsoft-speculation <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>By Norihiko Shirouzu and Paul Ingrassia</p> <p>WUHAN, China (Reuters) - Ford Motor Co &lt;F.N&gt; Chief Executive Alan Mulally repeatedly declined to dismiss reports that he was approached to run Microsoft Corp &lt;MSFT.O&gt; and speculation that he may be in line for a leadership role at Boeing.</p> <p>"I love serving Ford" was Mulally's repeated comment on the sidelines of an auto conference in the central Chinese city of Wuhan, when asked if he had been approached either directly or indirectly to lead either of those companies.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://thomsonreuters.com" class="button wire reuters"></a></p> <p><span>Copyright Thomson Reuters, 2013.</span></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/131018/fords-mulally-wont-dismiss-boeing-microsoft-speculation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Alan Mulally Alan Mulally Private transport Technology Transport Thomson Reuters Fri, 18 Oct 2013 23:00:58 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5965007 at http://www.globalpost.com Mulally calls talk of him as Microsoft CEO 'speculation,' says plan at Ford is unchanged http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/the-canadian-press/131024/fords-mulally-says-theres-no-change-the-plan-him-stay-ceo-th <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The Canadian Press </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>DEARBORN, Mich. - Alan Mulally, the man who has led Ford Motor Co.'s turnaround from near financial ruin, would not say Thursday if he has talked to Microsoft about the CEO job at the software giant.</p> <p>"We don't comment on the speculation," Mulally said in response to a question from The Associated Press on the company's third-quarter earnings conference call.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#cp">Copyright 2013 Canadian Press.</a></p> <p>All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/the-canadian-press/131024/fords-mulally-says-theres-no-change-the-plan-him-stay-ceo-th" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Alan Mulally Economy of the United States Human Interest Transport The Canadian Press Thu, 24 Oct 2013 14:50:15 +0000 The Canadian Press 5969666 at http://www.globalpost.com Microsoft shares hit highest since 2000 with CEO search in view http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/131106/microsoft-shares-hit-highest-2000-ceo-search-view <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>SEATTLE (Reuters) - Shares of Microsoft Corp &lt;MSFT.O&gt; jumped to their highest since mid-2000 on Wednesday, a day after Reuters reported that the world's largest software company is closing in on appointing a new chief executive</p> <p>In addition, an influential analyst suggested the appointment of an outsider as CEO could result in the sale of Microsoft's Bing and Xbox units, which would bring instant gains.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://thomsonreuters.com" class="button wire reuters"></a></p> <p><span>Copyright Thomson Reuters, 2013.</span></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/131106/microsoft-shares-hit-highest-2000-ceo-search-view" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Alan Mulally Computing Economy of the United States Technology Thomson Reuters Wed, 06 Nov 2013 19:04:01 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5981961 at http://www.globalpost.com Microsoft shares hit as Mulally reiterates 'no change' in plan to stay Ford CEO through 2014 http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/the-canadian-press/131205/microsoft-shares-hit-mulally-reiterates-no-change-plan-stay- <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The Canadian Press </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>LOS ANGELES, Calif. - Microsoft shares fell 3 per cent Thursday after Ford CEO Alan Mulally said that there is "no change in my plan" to stay with the automaker through the end of next year, dampening some investors' hopes he would take the top job at the software giant soon.</p> <p>The stock's downturn came despite Mulally's comments on CNBC being no different than what Ford has been saying for months.</p> <p>The market's reaction indicates investors were hoping the 68-year-old would in fact replace CEO Steve Ballmer, who is set to retire by August at the latest.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#cp">Copyright 2013 Canadian Press.</a></p> <p>All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/the-canadian-press/131205/microsoft-shares-hit-mulally-reiterates-no-change-plan-stay-" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Alan Mulally Computing Economy of the United States Technology The Canadian Press Thu, 05 Dec 2013 20:33:20 +0000 The Canadian Press 6010464 at http://www.globalpost.com Exclusive: Ford board aims to pin down CEO Mulally's plans http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/131211/exclusive-ford-board-aims-pin-down-ceo-mulallys-plans <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>By Deepa Seetharaman and Nadia Damouni</p> <p>DETROIT/NEW YORK (Reuters) - Ford Motor Co's board of directors plans to press Chief Executive Alan Mulally soon for a decision on his future, as speculation intensifies that he may be offered the job of CEO at Microsoft Corp.</p> <p>Mulally, 68, is one of a handful of candidates still in contention for the Microsoft role, according to several sources close to the technology giant, and he has not tried to dispel talk that he is interested in the job.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://thomsonreuters.com" class="button wire reuters"></a></p> <p><span>Copyright Thomson Reuters, 2013.</span></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/131211/exclusive-ford-board-aims-pin-down-ceo-mulallys-plans" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Alan Mulally Alan Mulally Private transport Transport Thomson Reuters Thu, 12 Dec 2013 04:02:00 +0000 Thomson Reuters 6017839 at http://www.globalpost.com Ford CEO Mulally puts end to Microsoft speculation, to stay at Ford at least through 2014 http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/the-canadian-press/140107/ford-ceo-alan-mulally-says-he-wont-leave-microsoft-stay-at-f <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The Canadian Press </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>DEARBORN, Mich. - All eyes will be on Ford's new vehicles — not its CEO — at the Detroit auto show next week.</p> <p>CEO Alan Mulally finally put to rest rumours that he will leave Ford to run Microsoft. Mulally said Tuesday he'll stay at the Dearborn-based automaker through at least the end of this year.</p> <p>"I would like to end the Microsoft speculation because I have no other plans to do anything other than serve Ford," Mulally told The Associated Press in an interview.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#cp">Copyright 2013 Canadian Press.</a></p> <p>All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/the-canadian-press/140107/ford-ceo-alan-mulally-says-he-wont-leave-microsoft-stay-at-f" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Alan Mulally Alan Mulally Business Ford Motor Co Labor Law Private transport Technology Transport The Canadian Press Wed, 08 Jan 2014 00:16:30 +0000 The Canadian Press 6037468 at http://www.globalpost.com Microsoft succession speculation focuses on internal candidates http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/140108/microsoft-succession-speculation-focuses-internal-candidates <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>By Bill Rigby and Christian Plumb</p> <p>SEATTLE/NEW YORK (Reuters) - Speculation over Microsoft Corp's succession plans refocused on internal choices on Wednesday, a day after the leading outside candidate, Ford Motor Co CEO Alan Mulally, took himself off the list of potential CEOs at the world's largest software maker.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://thomsonreuters.com" class="button wire reuters"></a></p> <p><span>Copyright Thomson Reuters, 2013.</span></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/140108/microsoft-succession-speculation-focuses-internal-candidates" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Alan Mulally Business Computing Economy of the United States Microsoft Corp Politics Technology Thomson Reuters Wed, 08 Jan 2014 19:48:06 +0000 Thomson Reuters 6038247 at http://www.globalpost.com Ford CEO Mulally's pay up 11 pct to $23.2 million in 2013 on record North American profit http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/the-canadian-press/140328/ford-ceo-mulallys-pay-11-pct-232-million-2013-record-north-a <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The Canadian Press </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>DETROIT - Ford CEO Alan Mulally's compensation rose 11 per cent to $23.2 million in 2013, as the company reported record profits in North America and Asia.</p> <p>Mulally earned $2 million in salary, the same as 2012. But he earned more in bonuses, at $5.9 million, and in stock and option awards, which totalled $14.6 million.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#cp">Copyright 2014 Canadian Press.</a></p> <p>All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/the-canadian-press/140328/ford-ceo-mulallys-pay-11-pct-232-million-2013-record-north-a" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Alan Mulally Ford Motor Company Transport The Canadian Press Fri, 28 Mar 2014 20:46:36 +0000 The Canadian Press 6108016 at http://www.globalpost.com Ford CEO Mulally's compensation rose 10.7 percent in 2013 http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/140328/ford-ceo-mulallys-compensation-2013-rose-107-percent <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>By Bernie Woodall</p> <p>DEARBORN, Michigan (Reuters) - Ford Motor Co &lt;F.N&gt; Chief Executive Alan Mulally got a healthy raise in 2013 as his total compensation jumped 10.7 percent to $23.2 million, based in part on bonuses related to his performance as well as that of the company, the automaker said on Friday.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://thomsonreuters.com" class="button wire reuters"></a></p> <p><span>Copyright Thomson Reuters, 2014.</span></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/140328/ford-ceo-mulallys-compensation-2013-rose-107-percent" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Alan Mulally Alan Mulally Ford Motor Company Transport Thomson Reuters Fri, 28 Mar 2014 21:08:17 +0000 Thomson Reuters 6108061 at http://www.globalpost.com Ford to replace CEO Mulally in 2014 http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/140421/ford-replace-ceo-mulally-2014 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Alan Mulally will likely retire and be replaced as CEO of Ford Motor by chief operating officer Mark Fields by the end of 2014, the Wall Street Journal reported Monday.</p> <p>Fields could stake over the chief executive position as soon as May 1, according to some media reports.</p> <p>A Ford spokeswoman would not comment on the reports, only saying that "Nothing has changed from the previous announcement."</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2014.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/140421/ford-replace-ceo-mulally-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Alan Mulally Ford Motor Mark Fields Technology Transport AFP Mon, 21 Apr 2014 21:02:30 +0000 Agence France-Presse 6126857 at http://www.globalpost.com