Mary Barra, Chairman & CEO, General Motors Company in conversation with Scott Dadich, Editor in Chief, WIRED
Mary Barra wants to change how we think about personal mobility. As Chairman and CEO of the General Motors Company, Barra is at the forefront of the automotive revolution. Prior to being named CEO, Barra served as EVP, Global Product Development, Purchasing & Supply Chain since 2013, and as SVP, Global Product Development since 2011. These roles gave Barra an intimate view of an automotive industry in flux, while also putting her in charge of the design, engineering, program management, and quality of GM vehicles around the world. Barra began her career with GM in 1980 as a General Motors Institute (Kettering University) co-op student at the Pontiac Motor Division, graduating with a B.S. in electrical engineering.