DEARBORN – Perhaps no one has greater insight into what went wrong with Ford Motor Co.’s Premier Automotive Group than Mark Fields, president-The Americas. PAG was established in 1998 during Jacques Nasser’s tenure as Ford CEO and at one point the luxury group included the Lincoln, Aston Martin, Volvo, Jaguar and Land Rover brands. Fields, who led PAG from 2002-2005, is hesitant to pinpoint exactly went wrong but hints the plan was overly ambitious. “Never let your eyes get bigger than ...
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