"Dan Ammann was named GM Senior Vice President & Chief Financial Officer in April 2011. Ammann leads GM’s global finance operations and also has responsibility for GM’s captive financing business at GM Financial. Previously, he served as Vice President Finance and Treasurer since April 2010. He was appointed to the Opel Supervisory Board in November 2011. Ammann is a certified industry pool test driver at the Nürburgring Nordschleife racetrack in Germany. Before joining GM, Ammann was managing director and head of Industrial Investment Banking for Morgan Stanley. During his 11 years at Morgan Stanley, he was instrumental in many high profile assignments including advising GM during its 2009 restructuring. He previously spent five years at Credit Suisse in New York and New Zealand. A native of New Zealand, Ammann was born on April 15, 1972. He holds a Bachelor of Management Studies (First Class Honours) from the University of Waikato in New Zealand."