Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) has employed a 31-12 months veteran from Ford (NYSE:F) to assist raise its electrical motor vehicle task, Bloomberg documented on Tuesday.
Desi Ujkashevic has worked at the Dearborn, Michigan-centered Ford (F) given that 1991 in a amount of roles, most not too long ago serving as its worldwide director of automotive protection engineering.
Prior to that, Ujkashevic assisted Ford with engineering regarding interiors, exteriors, chassis and electrical components.
Apple (AAPL) shares received additional than .5% to $159.15 in mid-working day trading on Tuesday.
According to her LinkedIn web site, Ujkashevic remaining Ford (F) in March 2022, but has not updated her web page to show her new place at Apple.
Cupertino, California-based mostly Apple (AAPL) did not right away reply to a request for comment from Trying to find Alpha.
The shift to provide Ujkashevic on board arrives immediately after Doug Area remaining Apple (AAPL) late last yr to join Ford (F) as section of its electric car or truck initiative. Industry formerly labored for Tesla (TSLA) in a amount of roles.
On Tuesday, Wedbush Securities highlighted that Apple (AAPL) and Microsoft (MSFT) are nevertheless the firm’s best picks in the engineering sector, as it turns into a split among the “have and have nots” amid worries about climbing inflation and climbing interest fees.