- M. Bischoff, S. Torok and U. Walker appointed
as DaimlerChrysler representatives
- Final approval at the MMC-Annual General
Meeting in June, 2000
- Juergen E. Schrempp: "The final talks
with MMC are on schedule"
DaimlerChrysler and Mitsubishi appointed Manfred Bischoff (58), Steven A. Torok (48) and
Ulrich W. Walker (48) as future board members for the MMC Board of Management which will
have 10 members in total. The final approval for the company's appointees will be at the
Annual General Meeting on the 27th of June, 2000.
In addition to his
current position, Manfred Bischoff will be responsible for strategic partnerships and
alliances in Asia. His focus will be on DaimlerChrysler's alliance with Mitsubishi. Dieter
Zetsche remains responsible for the Asian region.
Steven A. Torok,
currently Vice President Sales and Marketing Operations and Business Strategy for