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Alex Trotman

Ford Motor Company

1993 - 1998

Automotive & Aerospace

Military ServiceRoyal Air Forces
1990 b. 1933
male
EducationOneDegree
GraduateMBA, Michigan State University
Personal
Born-Died1933
BirthplaceEngland
RaceWhite
FatherLaborer, Skilled
Era - 1990

Being of Scottish descent, Trotmanís presence as CEO of Ford was seen as quite rare at the old auto giant. However, with Trotmanís special attention to leadership at all levels, he continued to improve the companyís operations. Instituting intensive, innovative management initiatives like the Capstone Program, Trotman helped raise net income at Ford to $22.1 billion in 1998.