LOS ANGELES — Hyundai Motor The us COO Brian Smith is leaving the automaker just small of three years on the career. His exit is helpful Monday.
“The placement of Hyundai Motor The us COO will not be replaced at this time as the firm proceeds to prioritize and consolidate its regional administration structure around the entire world,” Hyundai mentioned in a statement Thursday.
Smith joined Hyundai in October 2017 and led several major item launches, including the Palisade three-row crossover and the redesigned Sonata sedan. He expended much of his profession at Toyota and Lexus.
“Brian is an admired