Thomas Fann is President, Ford Lio Ho Motor Company, effective April 2012.
In his new role, Fann has direct responsibility for the operations and business leadership of Ford Lio Ho Motor Company, Taiwan. He reports to David Schoch, Chairman and CEO, Greater China.
Fann was previously Finance Director, Ford Lio Ho, a position he had held since May 2008. Prior to that, Fann was Vice President for Business at Changan Ford Mazda Engine Co., Ltd. He also served as Operations Controller for Finance, at CFMA in China, as well as Financial Analysis Manager for Mazda Motor Europe in Germany.
Since joining Ford as a Senior Engineer in 1993, Fann has held a variety of management positions at Ford Lio Ho and at Ford Europe, including serving as Controller, Technical Operations and ACSG for Finance, Ford Lio Ho 1999-2001.
Fann received a Bachelor's degree from the National Cheng-Kung University, a Master of Science degree from the National Tsing Hua University and a Doctor of Philosophy from the University of Michigan at Ann Arbor, all in Mechanical Engineering. Fann and his wife have a daughter and a son.