According to Reuters, an internal announcement showed that Tom Zhu Xiaotong, president of Tesla Greater China, was promoted to a global management position, responsible for Tesla’s US production business and sales in North America and Europe. business.
Tesla’s announcement shows that Tom Zhu Xiaotong will continue to serve as the top executive of Tesla’s sales in China and other parts of Asia.
The move made Zhu Xiaotong Tesla’s most high-profile executive since Elon Musk, responsible for deliveries in all of Tesla’s major markets, as well as all production outside Tesla’s German factory, the report said. business.
Tesla has not yet responded to a request for comment.
According to public information, Tom Zhu Xiaotong joined Tesla in April 2014 and took over as Tesla’s global vice president and president of China in December 2014. During his tenure as President of China, Zhu Xiaotong led a series of localization of Tesla products in China, including the opening of the experience center, the promotion of new cars in China, and the construction of the Shanghai Tesla Super Factory.