French automaker Peugeot announced the appointment of Linda Jackson as its new chief executive officer, effective January 20, 2021.
Throughout her career, Jackson has served in various executive positions in the automobile industry for companies like Jaguar Land Rover, among others. Under the PSA group – consisting of automobile brands like Peugeot, Citoren, DS, Opel and Vauxhall – Jackson was the chief financial officer for Citoren UK followed by Citoren France. She later went on to become chief executive officer of Citoren UK and Ireland.
The PSA Group recently completed its merger with Fiat-Chrysler, forming the new automotive giant, Stellantis.