Mary Barra is Chair and Chief Executive Officer of General Motors Company. She was elected Chairman of the GM Board of Directors on January 4, 2016, and has served as Chief Executive Officer of GM since January 15, 2014. Under Barra’s leadership, GM envisions a world with zero crashes, zero emissions and zero congestion. She’s focused on strengthening GM’s core business of great cars, trucks and crossovers, while also working to lead the transformation of personal mobility through advanced technologies like connectivity, electrification, autonomous driving and car sharing. Barra has also established a strategic direction based on putting the customer at the center of everything the company does.