AMP Holding Inc., a company engaged in the emission-free electrification of OEM vehicles through its wholly owned subsidiary, AMP Electric Vehicles, Inc., announced the appointment of James E. Taylor as its new Vice Chairman and Chief Executive Officer (CEO). Taylor, who was previously an advisor and Board member for AMP, brings extensive experience in the automotive industry, with former positions at General Motors as the head of the Cadillac and Hummer Divisions.
“AMP is well positioned to take advantage of the rapidly expanding electric vehicle industry,” said Taylor. “I believe AMP’s integrated technology to generate electric propulsion is among the best solutions I have seen. The opportunity to participate in the expected growth of AMP from the technology company we are today, to a fully operating Global Automotive Business, is very exciting,” Taylor continued. “With current and future worldwide opportunities knocking on the door, AMP’s line of fully electric SUVs and sports cars meets the demands and requirements of individuals as well as fleet customers.”