Alan Mulally served as president and chief executive officer of The Ford Motor Company and as a
member of Ford’s board of directors from 2006-2014.
Mulally led Ford’s transformation into one of the world’s leading automobile companies and the #1
automobile brand in the United States. He guided Ford in working together on a compelling vision,
comprehensive strategy and implementation of the One Ford plan to deliver profitable growth for all of
the company’s stakeholders.
Prior to joining Ford, Mulally served The Boeing Company for 37 years as executive vice president, and
president and CEO of Boeing Commercial Airplanes and of Boeing Information, Space and Defense
Systems. Mulally led the transformation of Boeing Commercial Airplanes and Boeing Information and
Defense Systems to the #1 commercial airplane company and aerospace company in the world.
Throughout his career, Mulally has been recognized for his contributions, industry leadership, and
service, including being named #3 on FORTUNE’s “World’s Greatest Leaders”, one of the 30 “World’s Best
CEO’s” by Barrons’ magazine, one of “The World’s Most Influential People” by TIME magazine and “Chief
Executive of the Year” by Chief Executive magazine. He was also honored with the American Society for
Quality’s medal for excellence in executive leadership, and the “Thomas Edison Achievement Award”.
Mulally is a Museum of Flight Pathfinder and a member of the Automobile Hall of Fame.
Mulally previously served on President Obama’s United States Export Council. He served as co-chairman
of the Washington Competitiveness Council, and has served on the advisory boards of the National
Aeronautics and Space Administration, the University of Washington, the University of Kansas, the
Massachusetts Institute of Technology and the United States Air Force Scientific Advisory Board. Mulally
has also served as president of the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics and as chairman
of the Board of Governors of the Aerospace Industries Association.
Mulally is a member of the United States National Academy of Engineering and a fellow of England’s
Royal Academy of Engineering.
Mulally currently serves on the board of directors of Google, Carbon 3D, and the Mayo Clinic.
Mulally holds Bachelor and Master of Science degrees in Aeronautical and Astronautical Engineering
from the University of Kansas, and a master’s in Management from the Massachusetts Institute of
Technology as an Alfred P. Sloan Fellow.