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Wagoner, [George] Richard Jr.

Born: 1953 AD
Currently alive, at 68 years of age.
Nationality: N/A
Categories: Economists

1953 – Born 9th of February in Wilmington, Delaware, USA.


1975 – He received a bachelor’s degree in economics from Duke University.


1977 – Graduated MBA from Harvard University 1979 – Married to Kathleen "Kathy" Kaylor.


1981 – He became treasurer of General Motors’ (GM) Brazil subsidairy.


1987 – He became executive director of GMC (General Motor’s Corporation).


1988 – Vice President and finance manager of GM Canada.


1989 – Vice President finance, for GM Europe.


1991 – President and managing director of GMC.


1992 – Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer GMB.


1994 – Executive Vice president of GM and president of North American Operations.


1998 – President and Chief Operating Officer GMC.


2000 – At the age of 47, he became General Motors’ youngest CEO in history.


2005 – He took back personal control of GM’s North American car division.