to repatriate to Germany, responsible for GME Design
Mark Adams (51), Executive Director, Global Cadillac and Buick Design and GME Vice President, Design, will repatriate to Germany and assume the position of GME Vice President, Design.
In addition, Mark
will be the Champion for the companies' brand strategies and design language.
About Mark Adams:
Mark Adams has been Executive Director, Global Cadillac and Buick Design and GME Vice President, Design, since August 2012.
Prior to this assignment, he had been GM Europe Vice President Design since June 1, 2007.
In this capacity, he
headed the newly established GM Europe design organization, including the Rüsselsheim-based GM Europe Design Center
was responsible for the design of GM's European brands Opel, Vauxhall
and Saab, as well as certain Saturn products in North America.
Adams served in a series of chief designer positions at Ford Motor Company before joining General Motors in September 2002 as Director Exterior Design for the Opel brand.
was responsible for the exterior design of successful models such as the Astra GTC, Zafira, Astra TwinTop, Antara, Corsa and for the design language of Opel
and Saab vehicles.
In 2004, Adams became Director of Exterior Design for GM Europe and was responsible for the exterior design of all Opel, Saab and Vauxhall vehicles.
Mark Adams was born in London, U.K., on December 11, 1961.
studied both Engineering and Design.
He holds a Bachelor of Science degree with honors in Mechanical Engineering (vehicle option) and a Master of Arts degree in Automotive Design from the Royal College of Art in London.