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Summary

Name Age Since Current Position

Theodore Solso

68 2014 Non-Executive Independent Chairman of the Board

Daniel Ammann

43 2014 President

Mary Barra

53 2014 Chief Executive Officer, Director

Charles Stevens

55 2014 Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President

Karl-Thomas Neumann

54 2013 Executive Vice President & President, GM Europe & Chairman of the Management Board of Adam Opel AG

Matthew Tsien

54 2014 Executive Vice President & President, GM China, Inc.

Michael Millikin

66 2013 Executive Vice President, General Counsel

Jaime Ardila

59 2013 Executive Vice President & President, South America

Alan Batey

51 2014 Executive Vice President, President, GM North America

James DeLuca

53 2014 Executive Vice President - Global Manufacturing

Stefan Jacoby

56 2013 Executive Vice President - Consolidated International Operations

Mark Reuss

51 2014 Executive Vice President - Global Product Development, Purchasing and Supply Chain

Thomas Timko

46 2013 GM Chief Accounting Officer, Vice President, Controller

Niharika Ramdev

2014 GM Vice President - Finance, Treasurer

Patricia Russo

62 2010 Lead Independent Director

Joseph Ashton

66 2014 Director

Stephen Girsky

53 2014 Director

Erroll Davis

70 2009 Independent Director

Linda Gooden

62 2015 Independent Director

E. Isdell

71 2009 Independent Director

Kathryn Marinello

59 2009 Independent Director

Michael Mullen

68 2013 Independent Director

James Mulva

68 2012 Independent Director

Thomas Schoewe

62 2011 Independent Director

Carol Stephenson

64 2009 Independent Director

Biographies

Name Description

Theodore Solso

Mr. Theodore M. Solso has been appointed as Non-Executive Independent Chairman of the Board of General Motors Company, Effective January 15, 2014. Mr. Solso served as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Cummins, Inc. (“Cummins”), a global company that manufactures diesel and natural gas engines and engine-related component products, from 2000 until his retirement in December 2011. He is a director of Ball Corporation, a manufacturer of metal packing products and aerospace systems and technologies. Mr. Solso also served as a director of Ashland Inc. (1999 to 2012). ), where he was lead director from 2003 to 2010. Mr. Solso gained significant senior management experience during his 40-year career at Cummins, which culminated in his role as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer. He brings to our Board his experience and insight into the complexities of managing a major global organization. Mr. Solso led Cummins through strong financial performance and stockholder returns, international growth, business restructuring, and leadership in emissions reduction technology and related environmental activities, corporate responsibility, diversity, and human rights issues. His extensive experience in manufacturing and engineering of diesel engines and compliance with challenging emissions laws and regulations allows him to contribute significantly to Board deliberations regarding GM’s global product development strategies. His previous experience in serving as U.S. Chairman of the U.S. - Brazil CEO Forum provides valuable insight to advance the business priorities of our operations in Brazil.

Daniel Ammann

Mr. Daniel Ammann serves as President of General Motors Company. He has served as Executive Vice President & Chief Financial Officer (2013), Senior Vice President & Chief Financial Officer (2011) GM Vice President, Finance & Treasurer (2010) Morgan Stanley - Managing Director and Head of Industrial Investment Banking (2004) He holds a Bachelor of Management Studies (First Class Honours) from the University of Waikato in New Zealand.

Mary Barra

Ms. Mary T. Barra serves as Chief Executive Officer, Director of General Motors Company. Mary Barra was named Executive Vice President, Global Product Development, Purchasing & Supply Chain (2013) Senior Vice President, Global Product Development (2011), Vice President, Global Human Resources (2009). She has also served as GM Vice President, Global Manufacturing Engineering; Plant Manager, Detroit Hamtramck Assembly; Executive Director of Competitive Operations Engineering; and has held several engineering and staff positions. In 1990, Barra graduated with a Masters in Business Administration from the Stanford Graduate School of Business after receiving a GM fellowship in 1988. Barra began her career with GM in 1980 as a General Motors Institute (Kettering University) co-op student at the Pontiac Motor Division. She graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in electrical engineering. She serves on the General Dynamics and Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute Board of Directors. Barra is also a member of the Kettering University Board of Trustees and is GM’s Key Executive for Stanford University and University of California-Berkeley.

Charles Stevens

Mr. Charles K. Stevens, III, serves as Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President of General Motors Company, since 2014. He served as Chief Financial Officer, GM North America (2010) Interim Chief Financial Officer, GM South America (2011) Executive Director, Finance, GM de Mexico (2008).

Karl-Thomas Neumann

Dr. Karl-Thomas Neumann serves as Executive Vice President & President, GM Europe & Chairman of the Management Board of Adam Opel AG, the subsidiary of General Motors Company. He served as CEO, Opel Group GmbH & President, GM Europe (2013) Volkswagen Group China - Chief Executive Officer and President (2010) Volkswagen Group - Executive Vice President, Electromobility (2009) Continental AG - Chief Executive Officer & Chief Technology Officer, Division Powertrain and President, Division Chassis & Safety (2008).

Matthew Tsien

Mr. Matthew Tsien serves as Executive Vice President & President, GM China, Inc., the subsidiary of General Motors Company, since 2014. He served as GM Consolidated International Operations Vice President, Planning, Program Management, & Strategic Alliances China (2012) Executive Vice President, SAIC GM Wuling (2009)

Michael Millikin

Mr. Michael P. Millikin is no longer as Executive Vice President, General Counsel of General Motors Company. He has been employed by the Company or its predecessor since 1977. He was appointed Senior Vice President and General Counsel in February 2011. He was Vice President and General Counsel from July 2009 to January 2011 and Associate General Counsel from June 2005 to July 2009 at our company. Mr. Millikin was intermittently a member of the Adam Opel AG Supervisory Board from 1998 to November 2012.

Jaime Ardila

Mr. Jaime Ardila serves as an Executive Vice President & President, South America of General Motors Company. He has been employed by the Company or its predecessor since 1984. He was Vice President & President, South America (2010) President and Managing Director of GM Mercosur (2007).

Alan Batey

Mr. Alan Batey serves as Executive Vice President, President, GM North America of General Motors Company. He had been Senior Vice President, Global Chevrolet and Brand Chief and U. S. Sales and Marketing (2013) GM Vice President, U.S. Sales and Service, and Interim GM Chief Marketing Officer (2012) Vice President, U.S. Chevrolet Sales and Service (2010) Chairman & Managing Director, Holden, Ltd. (2009). Batey completed the General Motors’ Senior Executive Program at Harvard University and holds a City and Guilds Parts 1, 2 & 3 degree in Mechanical Engineering.

James DeLuca

Mr. James B. DeLuca serves as Executive Vice President - Global Manufacturing of General Motors Company, since 2014. He served as Vice President, Manufacturing, GM International Operations (2013) Vice President, Quality, GM International Operations (2009)

Stefan Jacoby

Mr. Stefan Jacoby serves as Executive Vice President - Consolidated International Operations of General Motors Company. He has served at Volvo Car Corporation - Global Chief Executive Officer and President (2010), Volkswagen Group of America - Chief Executive Officer and President (2007) . With nearly 30 years of broad international experience in the automotive industry, Jacoby has wide knowledge in customer experience and retail structures. His experience in finance, sales and marketing has given him a deep understanding of the impact of both areas in profitability and market growth. Jacoby worked at Volkswagen AG from 1985 to 2001 in a variety of finance and leadership roles. He then joined Mitsubishi in 2001 as CEO and president of Mitsubishi Motors Europe. Jacoby returned to Volkswagen AG in 2004 as executive vice president of Group Marketing and Sales. In 2007, Jacoby was appointed CEO and president of Volkswagen Group of America, and in 2010 he joined Volvo Car Corporation as global CEO and president. Jacoby received his master’s in business administration from the University of Cologne, Germany.

Mark Reuss

Mr. Mark L. Reuss serves as an Executive Vice President - Global Product Development, Purchasing and Supply Chain of General Motors Company. He has been employed by the Company or its predecessor since 1983. He was named Executive Vice President & President, North America (2013) GM Vice President & President, North America (2009) GM Vice President, Global Vehicle Engineering (2009) . He managed the operations in Australia and New Zealand as the President and Managing Director of GM Holden, Ltd. from February 2008 to July 2009.

Thomas Timko

Mr. Thomas S. Timko serves as GM Chief Accounting Officer, Vice President, Controller of General Motors Company, since 2013. Mr. Timko has served at Applied Materials Inc. - Corporate Vice President, Chief Accounting Officer, and Corporate Controller (2010) Delphi Automotive Corporation - Chief Accounting Officer and Controller (2006).

Niharika Ramdev

Ms. Niharika Taskar Ramdev is no longer GM Vice President - Finance, Treasurer of General Motors Company., effective July 1 2015. After joining GM in 1996, Taskar Ramdev held a variety of leadership roles including assistant treasurer from 2008 to 2011 and regional treasurer for GM International Operations from 2006 to 2008. Dhivya's experience in leading our asset management team will serve her well in this important role for the company," said Chuck Stevens , GM executive vice president and chief financial officer. "I'm confident that she will build on the great work the team has accomplished under Niharika's leadership. Niharika has done an excellent job over the past year as we improved our investment grade ratings and introduced a comprehensive capital allocation framework."

Patricia Russo

Ms. Patricia F. Russo serves as Lead Independent Director of General Motors Company. She has been a member of Board of Directors since July 2009 and has been Lead Director of Board of Directors since March 2010. She served as Chief Executive Officer of Alcatel-Lucent from 2006 to 2008. Prior to the merger of Alcatel and Lucent in 2006, she served as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Lucent Technologies, Inc. (“Lucent”) from February 2003 to 2006 and President and Chief Executive Officer from 2002 to 2003. Ms. Russo is currently a director of Alcoa Inc., Hewlett-Packard Company, KKR Management LLC (the managing partner of KKR & Co. L.P.), and Merck & Co. Inc (“Merck”). Ms. Russo also served as a director of Schering-Plough Corporation from 1995 to its merger with Merck in 2009.

Joseph Ashton

Mr. Joseph J. Ashton serves as Director of the Company. Mr. Ashton served as a Vice President of the International Union, United Automobile, Aerospace and Agricultural Workers of America (the “UAW”) from 2010 until his retirement in June 2014. Prior to that time, Mr. Ashton served as director of the UAW’s Region 9 (Central New York, New Jersey, and Pennsylvania) from 2006 to 2010 and as assistant director of Region 9 from 2003 to 2006. He had been a member of the UAW International staff since 1986. Mr. Ashton is active in labor and civic affairs, including previously serving as the executive vice president of the Pennsylvania AFL-CIO Executive Council and executive vice president of the New Jersey AFL-CIO. Under the terms of the Stockholders Agreement among some of GM’s largest stockholders, which is described on page 34, Mr. Ashton was designated for nomination to the GM Board by the UAW Retiree Medical Benefits Trust (the "VEBA Trust"), where he is a member of the Financial Committee. During his career with the UAW, Mr. Ashton played a key role in organizing campaigns and contract negotiations with major manufacturing and technology companies in a variety of industries including vehicle components, defense, aerospace, steel, and marine products. Based on these experiences, he has developed a deep understanding of how labor strategy can affect a company's financial success, including expertise in areas such as manufacturing processes, pension and health care costs, government relations, employee engagement and training, and plant safety.

Stephen Girsky

Mr. Stephen J. Girsky serves as Director of General Motors Company. Mr. Girsky has served as President of S. J. Girsky & Company, an independent advisory firm, since returning to that role in July 2014. Prior to that, he held various senior leadership roles with the Company. He served as Senior Advisor from January 2014 to June 30, 2014 and GM Vice Chairman from March 2010 to January 2014. As GM Vice Chairman, he had overall responsibility for global corporate strategy, new business development, global product planning and program management, global connected customer/OnStar, GM Ventures LLC, and global research and development. He also had responsibility for global purchasing and supply chain from 2011 to 2013. He served as Interim President of GM Europe from July 2012 to February 2013; and Senior Advisor to the Office of the Chairman at GM from December 2009 to February 2010. Prior to joining GM, Mr. Girsky was President of S. J. Girsky & Company from January 2009 to March 2010 and President of Centerbridge Industrial Partners, LLC (“Centerbridge”), an affiliate of Centerbridge Partners, L.P., a private investment firm, from 2006 to 2009. From November 2008 to June 2009, Mr. Girsky provided advisory services to the UAW. Prior to joining Centerbridge, Mr. Girsky was a special advisor to the Chief Executive Officer and the Chief Financial Officer of General Motors Corporation from 2005 to 2006. From 1995 to 2005, he served as Managing Director at Morgan Stanley and a Senior Analyst of the Morgan Stanley Global Automotive and Auto Parts Research Team. Mr. Girsky also served as lead director of Dana Holdings Corporation (2008 to 2009). Mr. Girsky provided advisory services to the International Union, United Automobile, Aerospace and Agricultural Implement Workers of America (the “UAW”). Prior to joining Centerbridge, Mr. Girsky was a special advisor to the Chief Executive Officer and the Chief Financial Officer of General Motors Corporation from 2005 to 2006.

Erroll Davis

Mr. Erroll B. Davis, Jr., is no longer an Independent Director of General Motors Co., effective June 2015. He was also a member of the Board of General Motors Corporation from 2007 to 2009. Mr. Davis has served as the Superintendent of Atlanta Public Schools since July 2011. From 2006 until his retirement in June 2011, he served as Chancellor of the University System of Georgia, the governing and management authority of public higher education in Georgia. From 2000 to 2006, Mr. Davis served as Chairman of Alliant Energy Corporation, and he held the offices of President and Chief Executive Officer from 1998 to 2005. He is a director of Union Pacific Corporation. Mr. Davis also served as a director of BP p.l.c. (1998 to 2010).

Linda Gooden

Ms. Linda R. Gooden has been appointed as Independent Director of General Motors Company., with effective from 5 February 2015. Ms. Gooden began her 40-year career at the former Packard Electric division of GM. She gained 34 years of experience at Lockheed Martin and held several senior management positions. In 2010, she was appointed to the National Security Telecommunications Advisory Committee by President Barack Obama.Under Ms. Gooden's leadership, Lockheed expanded its IT capabilities beyond government customers to international and commercial markets. During her tenure as president of Lockheed's IT division, Ms. Gooden grew the organization to become a multibillion-dollar business. She was responsible for integrated information technology solutions, cyber solutions and services to support worldwide missions for civil, defence, intelligence and other government customers. Ms. Gooden retired from Lockheed Martin in 2013. She currently serves on several public company boards, including Automatic Data Processing Inc., WGL Holdings Inc., a public utility holding company, and Washington Gas Light Company, a subsidiary of WGL Holdings. Ms. Gooden received a computer technology degree from Youngstown State University, and a bachelor of science degree in business administration and master of business administration from the University of Maryland.

E. Isdell

Mr. E. Neville Isdell is no longer as an Independent Director of General Motors Company. He was also a member of the Board of General Motors Corporation from 2008 to 2009. Mr. Isdell served as Chairman of The Coca-Cola Company from 2004 to 2009 and Chief Executive Officer from 2004 to 2008. From 2002 to 2004, he was an International Consultant to The Coca-Cola Company and headed his investment company, Collines Investments. Mr. Isdell served as Chief Executive Officer of Coca-Cola Hellenic Bottling Company from 2000 to May 2001 and Vice Chairman from May 2001 to December 2001. He was Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Coca-Cola Beverages plc from 1998 to September 2000. Mr. Isdell also served as a director of SunTrust Banks, Inc. (2004 to 2008).

Kathryn Marinello

Ms. Kathryn V. Marinello serves as an Independent Director of General Motors Company. She was also a member of the Board of General Motors Corporation from 2007 to 2009. Ms. Marinello has been Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Stream Global Services, Inc., a premium business process outsource service provider specializing in customer relationship management for Fortune 1,000 companies, since August 2010. Ms. Marinello served as senior advisor and consultant at Providence Equity Partners LLC, a private equity firm, and Ares Capital Corporation, a specialty finance company, from June to August 2010. She served as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Ceridian Corporation, a human resources outsourcing company, from December 2007 to January 2010 and President and Chief Executive Officer from 2006 to 2007. Prior to joining Ceridian, Ms. Marinello spent 10 years at General Electric Company (“GE”), and served in a variety of senior roles, including President and Chief Executive Officer of GE Fleet Services, a division of GE, from 2002 to 2006.

Michael Mullen

Admiral (Retired) Michael G. Mullen serves as an Independent Director of General Motors Company. Admiral Mullen served as the 17th Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff from October 2007 until his retirement in September 2011. Previously, Admiral Mullen served as the 28th Chief of Naval Operations (“CNO”) from July 2005 to 2007. CNO was one of four different four-star assignments Admiral Mullen held, which also included Commander, U.S. Naval Forces Europe and Commander, Allied Joint Force Command, and the 32nd Vice Chief of Naval Operations. Since 2012, Admiral Mullen has served as President of MGM Consulting LLC and is the Charles and Marie Robertson Visiting Professor at the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs at Princeton University. Admiral Mullen also serves on the board of directors of Sprint Corporation.

James Mulva

Mr. James J. Mulva serves as an Independent Director of General Motors Company. Mr. Mulva served as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of ConocoPhillips, an international, integrated oil and gas company from 2004 until his retirement in May 2012. He served as Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer of ConocoPhillips from 2004 to 2008. He served as President and Chief Executive Officer from 2002 to 2004. Mr. Mulva is also a director of General Electric Company. Mr. Mulva brings to our Board 39 years of experience in the energy industry, first at Phillips Petroleum Company (“Phillips”) and, from 2002 to 2012, as Chief Executive Officer of ConocoPhillips. Prior to overseeing the merger of Conoco and Phillips, Mr. Mulva served as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Phillips, where he also held various domestic and international senior management positions in finance, including Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer. As Chief Executive Officer of Phillips and later ConocoPhillips, Mr. Mulva oversaw mergers and acquisitions, business restructurings, and negotiated joint ventures, positioning the company to compete in an increasingly challenging and highly competitive industry. Prior to his retirement from ConocoPhillips, Mr. Mulva oversaw the strategic repositioning of the company to split its fuel production and refining businesses. Mr. Mulva’s expertise in the energy industry provides valuable insight to our Board in developing GM’s long-term energy diversity strategy.

Thomas Schoewe

Mr. Thomas M. Schoewe serves as an Independent Director of General Motors Company. Mr. Schoewe served as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (“Wal-Mart”) from 2000 to 2011. Prior to joining Wal-Mart, Mr. Schoewe worked for Black & Decker Corporation from 1986 to 1999, most recently serving as Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer. From 1974 to 1986, Mr. Schoewe worked for Beatrice Companies, Inc., where he was Chief Financial Officer and Controller for Beatrice Consumer Durables, Inc. Mr. Schoewe is a director of KKR Management LLC and Northrop Grumman Corporation. He served as a director of PulteGroup, Inc. (2009 to 2012) and Centex Corporation from 2001 to its 2009 merger with Pulte Homes, Inc. (now doing business as PulteGroup, Inc.).

Carol Stephenson

Ms. Carol M. Stephenson serves as an Independent Director of General Motors Company. She has been Dean of the Richard Ivey School of Business at The University of Western Ontario (“Ivey”) since 2003. Prior to joining Ivey, Ms. Stephenson served as President and Chief Executive Officer of Lucent Technologies Canada from 1999 to 2003. Ms. Stephenson is a director of Ballard Power Systems, Inc., a manufacturer of fuel cell products, Intact Financial Corporation (formerly ING Canada), an insurance provider in Canada, and Manitoba Telecom Services Inc., a communications provider in Canada. She was a member of the Advisory Board of General Motors of Canada, Limited (“GM Canada”), a GM subsidiary, from 2005 to 2009. Ms. Stephenson was invested as an Officer into the Order of Canada in 2009.
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