Mark Reuss is president of General Motors Co. In this role, he leads the company’s regional operations, including North America, South America, China, and General Motors International. GM’s Global Product Development, Global Design, Global Quality, and Operational Excellence teams also report to Reuss. From 2013 to 2018, Reuss was executive vice president of global product development, purchasing and supply chain, and led program management of GM cars, trucks, and crossovers worldwide. Reuss is a mechanical engineer who began his GM career as a student intern in 1983. He has held numerous engineering and management positions, including chief engineer of GM’s large luxury vehicles and manufacturing body shop tooling launches.
He holds a Bachelor of Engineering degree from Vanderbilt University and a Master of Business Administration from Duke University. He chairs the Board of Trustees at Cranbrook Schools and serves on the Board of Trustees of The Henry Ford, the Skillman Foundation, Horizons Upward Bound, Detroit Workforce Development Board, the Detroit Education Coalition, and the CEO Leadership Group on Regional Economic Development. He is the immediate past chair of the Alliance for Automotive Innovation. Additionally, Reuss is a founding member of GM’s Inclusion Advisory Board.