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Summary

Name Age Since Current Position

William Ford

59 2006 Executive Chairman of the Board

Mark Fields

2014 President, Chief Executive Officer, Director

Robert Shanks

63 2012 Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President

Raj Nair

51 2015 Executive Vice President – Product Development, Chief Technology Officer

Stephen Odell

61 2015 Executive Vice President - Global Marketing, Sales and Service

James Farley

53 2015 Executive Vice President and President, Europe, Middle East and Africa

Joseph Hinrichs

49 2012 Executive Vice President and President, The Americas

Bradley Gayton

52 2016 Vice President, General Counsel

John Lawler

50 2016 Vice President, Controller

Felicia Fields

50 2008 Group Vice President - Human Resources and Corporate Services

John Casesa

53 2015 Group Vice President – Global Strategy

Ray Day

49 2013 Group Vice President - Communications

Bennie Fowler

59 2008 Group Vice President - Quality and New model launch

Bruce Hettle

2016 Group Vice President – Manufacturing and Labor Affairs

Mark LaNeve

56 2016 Vice president - U.S. Marketing, Sales and Service

Ziad Ojakli

48 2004 Group Vice President - Government and Community Relations

Stuart Rowley

49 2016 Vice President - Strategy

David Schoch

64 2012 Group Vice President and President, Asia Pacific

Bernard Silverstone

60 2013 Group Vice President - Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Ford Motor Credit Co.

Hau Thai-Tang

49 2013 Group Vice President - Global Purchasing

Edsel Ford

67 1998 Director

Stephen Butler

68 2004 Independent Director

Kimberly Casiano

58 2003 Independent Director

Anthony Earley

66 2009 Independent Director

James Hance

71 2010 Independent Director

William Helman

57 2011 Independent Director

Jon Huntsman

56 2012 Independent Director

William Kennard

59 2015 Independent Director

John Lechleiter

62 2013 Independent Director

Ellen Marram

69 1988 Independent Director

Gerald Shaheen

71 2007 Independent Director

John Thornton

62 1996 Independent Director

Biographies

Name Description

William Ford

Mr. William Clay Ford, Jr., is Executive Chairman of the Board of Ford Motor Company. Mr. Ford has held a number of management positions within Ford, including Vice President — Commercial Truck Vehicle Center. Mr. Ford was Chair of the Finance Committee from 1995 until October 2001 and was elected Chairman of the Board of Directors in January 1999. He served as Chief Executive Officer of the Company from October 2001 until September 2006 when he became Executive Chairman. Mr. Ford is also Vice Chairman of the Detroit Lions, Inc., Chairman of the Detroit Economic Club, and trustee of the Henry Ford Museum. He also is a member of the boards of Business Leaders for Michigan and Henry Ford Health System.

Mark Fields

Mr. Mark Fields has been appointed as President, Chief Executive Officer and Director of Ford Motor Company, effective July 1, 2014. He was named Ford’s chief operating officer in December 2012. He has been leading all of Ford’s global business operations and most skill teams, including product development, manufacturing, purchasing, and marketing, sales and service. Fields’ role as COO has included leading the company’s weekly Business Plan Review meeting, which Mulally established to track the progress of the One Ford plan and to monitor the global business and competitive environment. The Thursday meetings are credited with driving a reliable and transparent process for running Ford’s global operations and enabling Ford’s senior leadership to work closely together and act decisively on its plan. Before serving as COO, Fields served as executive vice president and president – The Americas since October 2005. There, he led the transformation of Ford’s North American business – turning it from record losses several years ago to record profits in each of the last four years. Earlier, Fields guided the product-led transformation of Ford’s European operations and formerly held European luxury brands, as well as the relaunch of Ford’s independent operations in Argentina and a major restructuring and product renaissance at Mazda.

Robert Shanks

Mr. Robert L. Shanks is a Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice President of Ford Motor Company. He is no longer Vice President and Controller effective April 1, 2012. Since joining Ford as an accounts receivable analyst in 1977, Shanks has held a variety of leadership positions including serving as Controller for The Americas, head of Operations Support, Finance and Strategy for Ford of Europe and Premier Automotive Group (PAG), chief financial officer for PAG and chief financial officer for Mazda Motor Corporation. In addition to other finance positions within Mazda, North America and South America, he led the finance function in Taiwan's Ford Lio Ho Motor Company and business development activities in Ford's Asia-Pacific operations. He holds a bachelor's degree in foreign service from Georgetown University and a master's degree in international management from the American Graduate School of International Management.

Raj Nair

Mr. Raj Nair is Executive Vice President – Product Development, Chief Technology Officer of Ford Motor Company. He was Group Vice President - Global Product Development of the company. Since joining Ford as a Body and Assembly launch engineer in 1987, Nair has held a variety of leadership positions in Europe, Asia Pacific Africa and The Americas, including vice president of Operations for Ford's Asia Pacific and Africa region, executive director of Commodity Business Planning, executive director, North American Product Development and director of New Model Programs for Advanced & Manufacturing Engineering. Nair holds a bachelor's degree in mechanical engineering with an automotive specialty from Kettering University in Flint, Mich., and was named the recipient of the 2007 Kettering Alumni Achievement Award in Engineering.

Stephen Odell

Mr. Stephen T. Odell has been appointed as a Executive Vice President - Global Marketing, Sales and Service of the Company effective January 1, 2015. Previously, Odell led the company’s Ford of Europe operations since 2010 and most recently served as executive vice president and president of Europe, Middle East and Africa, a position he was appointed to in December 2012. He served as group vice president, chairman and CEO, Ford of Europe since August 2010. Odell was instrumental in leading the development and implementation of Ford’s European transformation plan, with a focus on using the One Ford plan to achieve profitable growth through an unprecedented focus on new products, a strong brand and increased cost efficiency. He also was responsible for the strategic development of the company’s Middle East and Africa operations to take advantage of growth opportunities in the region. Prior to this, Odell was a Ford vice president and president and CEO of Volvo Car Corporation, a role he held from October 2008. Before, Odell was chief operating officer, Ford of Europe, responsible for Product Development, Manufacturing, Purchasing, and Marketing, Sales and Service operations. Between September 2005 and April 2008, Odell was Ford Motor Company vice president and vice president of Marketing, Sales and Service, Ford of Europe. Prior to this position, he was director and senior managing executive officer in charge of Marketing, Sales and Customer Services at Mazda Motor Corporation in Japan, where he was also a member of the board. Odell joined Ford Motor Company in 1980 as a graduate trainee for Ford of Britain. He worked in several management positions in sales and marketing in Britain and the U.S., before being appointed vice president, Marketing and Sales, Jaguar North America, in 1997. In January 2000, Odell joined Mazda Motor North America as a vice president Marketing and Sales.

James Farley

Mr. James D. Farley, Jr., has been appointed as a Executive Vice President and President, Europe, Middle East and Africa of the Company. In this new role, he will continue to lead and accelerate Ford’s transformation in Europe, executing the One Ford plan to achieve profitable growth through an unprecedented focus on new products, a strong brand and increased cost efficiency. He continues to report to Ford President and CEO Mark Fields. Previously, Farley served as executive vice president of Global Marketing, Sales & Service. In this role, Farley led the company’s drive to connect more closely with customers through integrated global marketing, advertising, digital communications, brand development and research. He also was instrumental in leading the ongoing transformation of Lincoln, setting it on a path for growth as a world-class luxury brand and customer experience. He was appointed to lead global marketing, sales and service in August 2010, and it marked the first time Ford had a single global leader for marketing, sales and service. He also held operating responsibility as the senior global leader for Lincoln from December 2012 to August 2014. Previously, Farley was group vice president, global marketing and Canada, Mexico and South America. He had added responsibility for Ford’s operations in Canada, Mexico and South America in September 2009. Farley joined Ford in November 2007. Since joining the company, he has led Ford’s drive to connect even more closely with customers through integrated global marketing, advertising, digital communications, brand development and research. He attended Georgetown University in Washington, D.C., where he earned a bachelor’s degree in economics and computer science, and the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), where he completed his MBA with a focus in finance.

Joseph Hinrichs

Mr. Joseph R. Hinrichs is Executive Vice President and President, The Americas of Ford Motor Company. He served as Group Vice President - Global Manufacturing and Labor Affairs of Ford Motor Company since January 2008. Mr. Hinrichs joined Ford in 2000 as plant manager of the Van Dyke Transmission Plant in Sterling Heights, Mich. Since then, he has served in a number of key leadership positions within Ford's manufacturing operations, including executive director of the company's Material Planning and Logistics organization, manufacturing director for Vehicle Operations, vice president of Vehicle Operations and vice president of North America Manufacturing. Hinrichs served as president and CEO of Ford Motor Company of Canada.

Bradley Gayton

Mr. Bradley Michael Gayton is Vice President, General Counsel of Ford Motor Company. who is named general counsel and vice president of Ford Motor Company, and elected a Ford Motor Company officer. Gayton currently serves as corporate secretary and assistant general counsel, a position he has held since April 2012. He will report to Fields.

John Lawler

Mr. John Lawler is Vice President, Controller of the Company. Lawler has served as chairman and chief executive officer of Ford China since December 2012 with responsibility of all operations and business leadership. Prior to this role, Lawler served as the chief financial officer for Ford Asia Pacific and Africa, based in Shanghai, and was responsible for the financial strategy and analysis of the company's operations in the region. He joined the company in 1990.

Felicia Fields

Ms. Felicia J. Fields is a Group Vice President - Human Resources and Corporate Services of Ford Motor Company. She joined Ford Motor Company in 1986 as a Ford College Graduate. In addition to her broad exposure to Ford, she has experience in acquiring and developing talent, succession planning and leadership development. Fields actively participates in education and youth-oriented events in the community. She serves on the board of directors for the National Action Council for Minorities in Engineering and was named by Automotive News as a 2005 "Woman in the North American Automotive Industry." Fields received a bachelor of arts degree in psychology with high distinction for the University of Michigan and a master's degree in administration from Central Michigan University. She also has certifications in the fields of leadership development, personal effectiveness and Felicia Fields .

John Casesa

Mr. John A. Casesa is Group Vice President – Global Strategy of the company. Prior to joining Ford, he was Senior Managing Director of Guggenheim Partners, where he led the firm’s automotive investment banking activities. In this role since 2010, he advised the auto industry’s leading companies and investors in connection with strategic transactions including mergers, acquisitions and capital raising. Casesa was one the industry’s leading auto analysts and investment banker for two decades. He served as managing director, Global Coordinator of Automotive Research at Merrill Lynch from 1999 to 2006 and as managing director of Schroders PLC from 1989 to 1999. Prior to Wall Street, he was a product planning analyst at General Motors Corporation. He also was co-founder and managing partner of advisory firm Casesa & Co., from 2006 to 2010. During this time, he was a co-owner of domestic and import dealerships in the U.S. northeast region. He holds a bachelor of science degree from St. John’s University and a master of business administration degree from the Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth College.

Ray Day

Mr. Ray F. Day is Group Vice President - Communications of the company.

Bennie Fowler

Mr. Bennie W. Fowler is Group Vice President - Quality and New model launch of the company.

Bruce Hettle

Mr. Bruce W. Hettle is Group Vice President – Manufacturing and Labor Affairs of the company.

Mark LaNeve

Mr. Mark R. LaNeve is Vice president - U.S. Marketing, Sales and Service of the company.

Ziad Ojakli

Mr. Ziad S. Ojakli is a Group Vice President - Government and Community Relations of Ford Motor Company. Mr. Ojakli was Principal Deputy for Legislative Affairs for President George W. Bush from December 2002 to 2003, and was Deputy Assistant to the President from 2001 to 2002. Prior to that, from 1998 to 2000, he was the Policy Director and Chief of Staff to the Senate Republican Conference Secretary.

Stuart Rowley

Mr. Stuart Rowley is Vice President - Strategy of Ford Motor Company. He joined Ford in 1990 as a financial analyst for Ford of Britain and has served as the CFO and Vice President Strategic Planning of Ford Europe since August 2010. Previously, he served as CFO and Senior Vice President of Volvo Car Corporation and as Vice President Finance Ford Australia in addition to finance management positions in the Philippines, North America and Europe.

David Schoch

Mr. David L. Schoch is Group Vice President and President, Asia Pacific of Ford Motor Company. He has held senior leadership positions on four continents, most recently as chairman and CEO of Ford Motor China, a position to which he was named in November 2011. Schoch's global experience includes senior leadership roles in North America, South America, South Africa and Asia Pacific. This includes serving as controller, The Americas, as well as executive director, Ford Canada, Mexico and South America Operations. He also served as chief financial officer and vice president of Strategic Planning for Ford of Europe. Before that, Schoch was chief financial officer of Ford Asia Pacific Operations. He joined the company as a financial analyst in 1977.

Bernard Silverstone

Mr. Bernard B. Silverstone is Group Vice President - Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Ford Motor Credit Co., a subsidiary of Ford Motor Company. He has served at Ford Credit for 33 years and will continue Ford Credit's strategies to improve and expand its business and profitably support Ford's growth plans. Silverstone was named to his present position as chief operating officer of Ford Credit in January. He previously led Ford Credit's marketing and sales operations globally and the company's International Operations, which covers all Ford Credit business outside the U.S. and Canada. Before that, he served as chairman of Ford Credit Europe. Silverstone joined Ford Credit Britain in 1979 and has held a wide variety of staff, operations and leadership positions in the North American, European and Asia Pacific regions.

Hau Thai-Tang

Mr. Hau Thai-Tang is Group Vice President - Global Purchasing of the company.

Edsel Ford

Mr. Edsel B. Ford, II, is Director of Ford Motor Company. Mr. Ford is a retired Vice President of Ford Motor Company and former President and Chief Operating Officer of Ford Motor Credit Company. He presently serves as a consultant to the Company. He is Director of International Speedway Corporation.

Stephen Butler

Mr. Stephen G. Butler is an Independent Director of Ford Motor Company. He served as Chairman and CEO of KPMG, LLP from 1996 until his retirement on June 30, 2002. Mr. Butler held a variety of management positions, both in the United States and internationally, during his 33-year career at KPMG.

Kimberly Casiano

Ms. Kimberly A. Casiano is an Independent Director of Ford Motor Company. Ms. Casiano has been the President of Kimberly Casiano & Associates since 2010. Her firm provides advisory services in marketing, recruiting, communications, advocacy, and diversity to target the U.S. Hispanic market, the Caribbean, and Latin America. Ms. Casiano served as President and Chief Operating Officer of Casiano Communications, Inc., a Hispanic publisher of magazines and direct marketing company, from 1994 through 2009. She joined the company in 1987 and held various management positions. Ms. Casiano is a member of the Board of Directors of Scotiabank of Puerto Rico and the Hispanic Scholarship Fund. She also serves as a director of Mead Johnson Nutrition Company and Mutual of America.

Anthony Earley

Mr. Anthony F. Earley, Jr., is an Independent Director of Ford Motor Company. Mr. Earley has been the Chairman, Chief Executive Officer, and President of PG&E Corporation since September 2011. Previously, Mr. Earley served in a number of executive leadership roles at DTE Energy including Executive Chairman, Chairman, Chief Executive Officer, President, and Chief Operating Officer. In addition, Mr. Earley served as President and Chief Operating Officer of Long Island Lighting and Gas Company. Mr. Earley also served as an officer in the United States Navy nuclear submarine program where he was qualified as a chief engineer officer.

James Hance

Mr. James H. Hance, Jr., is an Independent Director of Ford Motor Company. Mr. Hance has been an operating executive with The Carlyle Group since 2005. Mr. Hance retired as Chief Financial Officer of Bank of America in 2005, after 18 years of service with the firm. He is also a former Vice Chairman and member of the board of Bank of America. Mr. Hance joined NCNB Corporation, a predecessor to Bank of America, in 1987 and held various executive positions including Chief Financial Officer. From August 1985 until December 1986, he was chairman and co-owner of Consolidated Coin Caterers Corp. A certified public accountant, Mr. Hance spent 17 years with Price Waterhouse, now PricewaterhouseCoopers. Mr. Hance is an emeritus trustee of Washington University in St. Louis, and Chairman of the Board of Trustees of Johnson & Wales University in Providence, Rhode Island. Mr. Hance was the non-executive Chairman of the Board of Sprint Nextel Corp.

William Helman

Mr. William W. Helman, IV, is an Independent Director of Ford Motor Company. Mr. Helman is a General Partner at Greylock Partners, a venture capital firm focused on early stage investments in technology, consumer Internet, and healthcare. He joined Greylock in 1984 and led the firm's investments in Millennium Pharmaceuticals, Hyperion, Vertex Pharmaceuticals, Zipcar, Inc., and UPromise, among others. Mr. Helman is Chairman of the Board of Trustees of Dartmouth College and is on the board of the Broad Institute.

Jon Huntsman

Gov. Jon M. Huntsman, Jr., is an Independent Director of Ford Motor Company. Governor Huntsman was appointed Chairman of the Huntsman Cancer Foundation in January 2012. He was U.S. Trade Ambassador and most recently Ambassador to China from August 2009 until April 2011. Prior to that, Gov. Huntsman was twice elected Governor of Utah from 2005 to 2009. He began his public service career as a the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, and a trustee of White House staff assistant to President Ronald Reagan and has since included appointments as Deputy Assistant Secretary of Commerce for Asia, and U.S. Ambassador to Singapore. Gov. Huntsman serves on the boards of the U.S. Naval Academy Foundation and the University of Pennsylvania. In addition, he serves as a distinguished fellow at the Brookings Institute, a trustee of the Reagan Presidential Foundation.

William Kennard

Mr. William E. Kennard is Independent Director of Company., effective Jan. 1, 2015. Mr. Kennard is the Chairman and co-founder of Velocitas Partners LLC and a member of the Executive Board of Staple Street Capital since February 2014. Previously, Mr. Kennard served as chairman of the U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) from 1997 to 2001 and served as the FCC's general counsel from 1993 to 1997. As U.S. Ambassador to the European Union from 2009 to 2013, he worked to eliminate regulatory barriers to commerce and to promote transatlantic trade, investment, and job creation. In addition to his public service, Mr. Kennard was a managing director of The Carlyle Group from 2001 to 2009. He also serves as a Fellow of the Yale Corporation.

John Lechleiter

Dr. John C. Lechleiter, Ph.D., is Independent Director of Ford Motor Company, effective October 1, 2013. Dr. Lechleiter has served as President and Chief Executive Office of Eli Lilly and Company since April 1, 2008 and as Chairman of the Board of Directors since January 1, 2009. In 2005, he was named President and Chief Operating Officer and joined the Board of Directors. In 2004, Dr. Lechleiter became Eli Lilly's Executive Vice President for pharmaceutical operations. In 2001, Dr. Lechleiter was appointed Executive Vice President for pharmaceutical products and corporate development. Dr. Lechleiter became Senior Vice President of pharmaceutical products in 1998, was named Vice President for development and regulatory affairs in 1996, and was appointed Vice President of regulatory affairs in 1994. He was named Executive Director of pharmaceutical product development in 1991 and became a Vice President in 1993. Dr. Lechleiter is a member of the American Chemical Society and Business Roundtable. He also serves on the board of the Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America, as President of the International Federation of Pharmaceutical Manufacturers & Associations, as chairman of the U.S. — Japan Business Council, and on the boards of United Way Worldwide, Xavier University (Cincinnati, Ohio), Life Sciences Foundation, and the Central Indiana Corporate Partnership.

Ellen Marram

Ms. Ellen R. Marram is an Independent Director of Ford Motor Company. Ms. Marram serves as president of the Barnegat Group, LLC, a business advisory firm. She also is a Senior Managing Director at Brock Capital Group LLC. Ms. Marram previously served as the Managing Director of North Castle Partners, LLC from 2000 through 2005, President and Chief Executive Officer of Tropicana Beverage Group from 1997 through 1998, Group President of Tropicana Beverage Group from 1993 through 1997, and President and Chief Executive Officer of the Nabisco Biscuit Company from 1988 through 1993.

Gerald Shaheen

Mr. Gerald L. Shaheen is an Independent Director of Ford Motor Company. Mr. Shaheen retired as a Group President of Caterpillar in 2008, where he served in that capacity since November 1998. He joined Caterpillar in 1967 and held a variety of management positions in the United States and Europe. As Group President, Mr. Shaheen was responsible for the design, development, and production of the company's large construction and mining equipment, as well as marketing and sales operations in North America, Caterpillar's components business, and its research and development division. Mr. Shaheen is a board member and past chairman of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, Chairman of the Illinois Neurological Institute, and former chairman and current member of the Board of Trustees of Bradley University.

John Thornton

Mr. John Lawson Thornton is an Independent Director of Ford Motor Company. Mr. Thornton has served as Chairman of Barrick Gold Corporation since April 2014. He serves as non-executive Chairman of PineBridge Investments, Co-Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the Brookings Institution, and advisory board member of China Investment Corporation (CIC), and China Securities Regulatory Commission. He is Professor and Director of Global Leadership at Tsinghua University School of Economics and Management in Beijing, China. Mr. Thornton retired as President and Director of the Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. in 2003.