David Rand, the Executive Director of Advanced Design at GM was announced as GM's new Executive Director of Global Advanced Design.
The change comes in the wake of Anne Asensio leaving the Warren Design Center for Paris. Rand was the former Chief of Interior Design for North America, and has worked in all of the GM Brands from Chevy to Cadillac.
His most recent accomplishments include the mid-cycle enhancements to the 2008 Corvette interior.
Rand is a 1978 graduate of the Art Center College of Design in Pasadena, Calif., earning a bachelor's degree in design. He also holds a Master of Business Administration from Michigan State University.
Rand assumes the position beginning August 1st.