Tesla announce Australian accountant Robyn Denholm replaces banned Elon Musk as chairwoman
Tesla has appointed an Australian accountant to take over as chairman from Elon Musk as a part of a agreement with US regulators.
The electrical automobile maker stated Robyn Denholm, one among its non-executive administrators, have been appointed to the function with fast impact.
It ends hypothesis about who will fill Musk’s sneakers after the manager govt was once banned from keeping the function of chairman for 3 years.
Australian accountant Robyn Denholm will substitute Elon Musk as the chair of US electrical automobile producer Tesla
That adopted a agreement with the Securities and Exchange Commission, which accused the billionaire of fraud when he stated a plan for taking Tesla personal had ‘funding secured’.
Denholm will stay as leader monetary officer of Australian telecoms company Telstra for 6 months earlier than becoming a member of Tesla.
Musk stated: ‘Robyn has intensive revel in within the tech and auto industries.
“She has made important contributions as a board member over the last 4 years in serving to us develop into winning.’
Denholm stated: ‘I believe in this company, I believe in its mission and I look forward to helping Elon and Tesla achieve sustainable profitability.’