He is currently the product boss and will take hold of his new position from May 13, 2015.

Kru╠łger is replacing Norbert Reithofer, who is reaching 60 years in 2015, has been the CEO of BMW for 9 years and can bee seen in the image below, shaking hands with Akio Toyoda.

Looks like Kr├╝ger is a popular name for automotive top executives nowadays, after all, Infiniti appointed Roland Kr├╝ger as CEO, when Johan de Nysschen left for Cadillac.

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Maybe Chevy should appoint ole' Freddy as CEO, with all the deaths they have under their belt.