Daniel F Akerson Net Worth is6.5 $Million
VN:F [1.9.22_1171]
deserves the money?
Rating: 3.6/5 (7 votes cast)
VN:F [1.9.22_1171]
Would you date ?
Rating: 2.0/5 (4 votes cast)
Birth Name: Daniel Francis Akerson
Birth Date: 1948/10/21
Birth Place: California, United States
Boards: General Motors American Express
Alma Mater: U.S. Naval Academy (Bachelor of Science),
Occupation: Chairman and Chief executive officer of General Motors
Daniel Francis "Dan" Akerson (born October 21, 1948) is the current Chairman and CEO of General Motors. Akerson succeeded Edward Whitacre as CEO on September 1, 2010, and became Chairman of the Board on January 1, 2011. Akerson was a Managing Director of The Carlyle Group and head of global buyout prior to joining General Motors. He joined the General Motors board of directors on July 24, 2009. Akerson also serves on the boards of American Express and the U.S. Naval Academy Foundation.
Akerson was born in California, grew up in Mankato, Minnesota, and currently resides in McLean, Virginia. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in engineering from the United States Naval Academy and a Master of Science degree in economics from the London School of Economics. Akerson served as an officer on a Naval destroyer from 1970-1975. He is a Republican. Akerson and his wife Karin have three children.
Akerson joined MCI Inc. in 1983 where he served as the CFO for several years as well as President and Chief Operating Officer. He left MCI in 1993 to become chairman and chief executive of General Instrument, where he succeeded former and future United States Secretary of Defense Donald Rumsfeld.
In 1996, Akerson was hired to be the chief executive of Nextel. During his tenure as CEO, Nextel's revenues grew from $171.7 million in the year before his arrival to more than $3.3 billion in 1998. Shortly after stepping down as CEO of Nextel in July 1999, Akerson was brought in by Craig McCaw to run Nextlink Communications, later rebranded as XO Communications. XO Communications entered bankruptcy in June 2002, and Akerson resigned as CEO in December 2002. Akerson joined The Carlyle Group in 2003. While at The Carlyle Group, Akerson ran the Company's largest private equity fund.
In July 2009, Akerson was named to the board of directors of General Motors as a representative of the U.S. Treasury, which owns a 61% stake in GM. On August 12, 2010 it was announced that Akerson wou

Daniel F Akerson Net Worth, 3.6 out of 5 based on 7 ratings
(Visited 11 times, 1 visits today)

Daniel F Akerson Latest News

The Truth About Post-Bailout Pay Restrictions: They Are A Lie

It also did very little to hide the names. According to GM’s website, a Daniel F. Akerson serves as GM Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, a Stephen J. Girsky is GM Vice Chairman, Daniel Ammann is GM Senior Vice President & Chief Financial Officer.
Posted: January 29, 2013, 9:35 am

Insider Buying Alert: Buy Lockheed Martin (LMT) for a 3.15% Yield

One such company is Lockheed Martin Corporation (NYSE:LMT), which saw buying by Director Daniel F. Akerson. Back on May 4, Akerson invested $380,317.80 into 2,000 shares of LMT for a cost per share of $190.16. In trading on Wednesday, Lockheed Martin stock ...
Posted: May 14, 2015, 3:45 am

Former G.M. Chief Returns to Carlyle

Daniel F. Akerson, the former chief executive of General Motors, has returned to the Carlyle Group, the private equity giant where he worked before running the automaker. Mr. Akerson, 65, is now the vice chairman of Carlyle and a special adviser to its ...
Posted: March 14, 2014, 1:27 am
Related Topics:
Daniel F Ackerson Gm, Daniel F Akerson, Daniel F Akerson Address, Daniel F Akerson Age, Daniel F Akerson Bio, Daniel F Akerson Biography, Daniel F Akerson Contact Information, Daniel F Akerson Country, Daniel F Akerson Date Of Birth, Daniel F Akerson Earnings, Daniel F Akerson Email Address, Daniel F Akerson Ethnicity, Daniel F Akerson Gm, Daniel F Akerson Gossips, Daniel F Akerson Height, Daniel F Akerson History, Daniel F Akerson Home Town, Daniel F Akerson Images, Daniel F Akerson Income, Daniel F Akerson Job, Daniel F Akerson Linkedin, Daniel F Akerson Mailing Address, Daniel F Akerson Nationality, Daniel F Akerson Net Worth, Daniel F Akerson Networth, Daniel F Akerson News, Daniel F Akerson Partner, Daniel F Akerson Place Of Birth, Daniel F Akerson Rumors, Daniel F Akerson Salary, Daniel F Akerson Secrets, Daniel F Akerson Videos, Daniel F Akerson Weight, Daniel F. Akerson Compensation, Daniel F. Akerson Contact, Daniel F. Akerson Contact Info, Daniel F. Akerson Education, Daniel F. Akerson Email, Daniel F. Akerson General Motors, Daniel F. Akerson Leadership Style, Daniel F. Akerson Religion, Daniel F. Akerson Wiki, How Much Is Daniel F Akerson Earnings, How Much Is Daniel F Akerson Income, How Much Is Daniel F Akerson Net Worth, How Much Is Daniel F Akerson Salary, How Much Is Daniel F Akerson Worth, Who Is Daniel F Akerson,