CDK Global Announces CEO Appointment

CDK Global Announces CEO Appointment

MacDonald succeeds Brian Krzanich, who is stepping down.

CDK Global, Inc., a leading automotive retail software provider, announced Brian P. MacDonald has been appointed acting President and Chief Executive Officer. MacDonald succeeds Brian Krzanich, who is stepping down.

“We are pleased to welcome Brian MacDonald, a respected executive with deep expertise in automotive retail, back to CDK,” said Doug Bayerd, director, CDK Global’s Board of Directors. “He joins an experienced team to help enhance CDK’s value proposition for its customers.”

MacDonald was CDK Global’s president and CEO between 2016 and late 2018, overseeing a transformation effort, which created a solid foundation for future growth. Prior to CDK, he served as president and CEO for a diverse set of companies, including Hertz and Sunoco.

“CDK is a mission-critical software platform for automotive commerce with a bright future, and I am excited about our path forward and accelerated growth, said Brian MacDonald.

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