Ford Motor Company of Canada is pleased to announce the appointment of Dean Stoneley as President and CEO, replacing Mark Buzzell. Stonely’s appointment is effective February 1st. Buzzell now will serve as director of North American Fleet, Lease and Remarketing Operations, Ford Motor Company.
Dean Stoneley has 27 years of experience with Ford and has held a variety of global leadership roles including those in sales, marketing and service.
In his new role, Stoneley will lead Ford of Canada's operations across the country, including a national headquarters, three regional offices, three vehicle assembly and engine manufacturing plants, two parts distribution centres, two research and development sites, and three connectivity and innovation centres.
“As a Canadian who started my career at Ford of Canada, I’m excited to come home to lead this successful team,” said Stoneley. “Together with our strong network of dealers, we’ll continue to focus on what the Canadian consumer values, which are great products and industry-leading customer experiences.”