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William R. Periam

Will Periam is chief financial officer Ford of Europe, effective August 1, 2016. In addition to his current role, he has taken on responsibility for the oversight Business Partnerships in Europe in 2021.

Previously, Periam served as deputy general manager and member of the Board of Directors of Ford Otosan – Ford’s joint venture based in Turkey – beginning in September 2013.

Prior to that, he held multiple senior managerial positions at Ford in the Finance, Credit, Business Development and Business Strategy departments in the United States, Germany, Brazil and China.

Periam joined Ford as an investment analyst in the United Kingdom in 1989.

He is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants.

Periam earned a bachelor’s degree in Management Sciences from Manchester University (UK).