Subaru of America, Inc. has promoted Thomas J. Doll to president from EVP and COO. Prior to his promotion to COO in 2009, Doll had served as executive vice president and Chief Financial officer for 15 years. In addition to the role of President, Doll will retain his roles as COO and CFO.
The company says since 2008 it has recorded four record sales years and five years of growth. Takeshi Tachimori, chairman, and chief executive officer of SOA said: "Mr. Doll's promotion recognizes the strong work he has done in taking our US operation to record heights. The role of president at SOA is responsible for the business' profit results and Tom has a deep understanding of SOA and its operations. I am confident that he will continue to deliver strong results for SOA in the coming years."