Dr Clare Wyatt promoted to sustainability role

GKN Automotive has appointed Dr Clare Wyatt to a new role of chief communications and sustainability officer.

Dr Wyatt joined the company as chief communications officer in January 2020. According to GKN, she will now help improve the long-term sustainability of the company and its contribution to the decarbonization of the industry.

GKN Automotive plans to have a net zero transition plan in place by 2023.

“As an executive team we have all been closely involved in developing the strategy, but Clare’s broader remit now reflects the leading role she has played in its creation and execution so far, and her ongoing commitment to its success,” said Liam Butterworth, CEO.