The Car and Truck Fleet and Leasing Management Magazine

New Director of Finance Named for GM Fleet & Commercial Operations

January 08, 2010

DETROIT - General Motors has appointed Russ Tiejema (shown right) as director Finance Fleet and Commercial and International Product Center (IPC) Operations, replacing Julie Gruber. Gruber has been assigned to a new role as director Service and Parts Operation (SPO) Finance, replacing Sue Tuohy.  

Tiejema previously served as director Financial Planning and Analysis. In this new role, he will report to Ed Toporzycki, executive director Finance NA Vehicle Sales Service and Marketing.

As the new director SPO Finance, Gruber (shown left) will also report to Toporzycki, as well as Kevin Williams, vice president and general manager Service and Parts Operations.

The new appointments went into effect Jan. 1.  

Click here to view GM Fleet's current executive staff.


Twitter Facebook Google+


Please note that comments may be moderated. 
Leave this field empty:

Fleet Incentives

Determine the actual cost of owning and running a vehicle in your fleet. Compare vehicles by class and model.


Fleet Tracking And Telematics

Todd Ewing from Fleetmatics will answer your questions and challenges

View All


Fleet Management And Leasing

Merchants Experts will answer your questions and challenges

View All


Sponsored by

During the period of 1920-1924,Chrysler teamed up with three ex-Studebaker engineers, Fred Zeder, Owen Skelton and Carl Breer, to design a revolutionary new car. They defined what the products of the Chrysler brand would be  affordable "luxury" vehicles known for innovative, top-flight engineering.

Read more

Up Next

More From The World's Largest Fleet Publisher