Burt Jordan, Ford vp for purchasing, to retire July 1; successor to be determined

Burt Jordan, Ford Motor Co.’s vice president for world-wide getting and source chain sustainability, will…

Burt Jordan, Ford Motor Co.’s vice president for world-wide getting and source chain sustainability, will retire helpful July 1, the company stated Thursday.

The automaker has not identified no matter whether the job will be stuffed or the obligations distributed between other staff, according to a Ford spokesperson.

Jordan, 53, has noted to Hau Thai-Tang, Ford’s main merchandise improvement and getting officer.

In advance of coming to Ford, Jordan used ten yrs working for Common Motors, Toyota Motor Corp. and United Technologies.

He joined Ford in 1999 and has held various company officer positions in getting given that 2013.

He was named 2020 CPO of the 12 months by the Nationwide Minority Provider Development Council in recognition of impactful management. He has also been “a driving drive driving Ford’s supplier diversity and inclusion activities,” Ford stated in a statement.