Tesla: Robyn Denholm named as new chair to replace Elon Musk

Denholm, one of two female directors on the board, assumes her new role immediately

Tesla has appointed Robyn Denholm as chair of its board, replacing the electric carmaker’s billionaire founder Elon Musk.

The move, which was forced on the company by US financial regulators to settle fraud claims against Musk, ends speculation that James Murdoch, the 21st Century Fox boss and a Tesla director since July 2017, was set to take over.

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