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GM ANNOUNCES EXECUTIVE APPOINTMENT

 DETROIT, Feb. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- The promotion of J. Ignacio "Inaki" Lopez de Arriortua to the position of vice president and group executive in charge of GM's Worldwide Purchasing Group was announced today by John G. Smale, chairman of the General Motors (NYSE: GM) Board of Directors, and John F. Smith Jr., GM CEO and president. Mr. Lopez will continue as a member of GM's European Strategy Board and the North American Operations Strategy Board.
 Mr. Lopez, 52, was born in Amorebieta, Spain, and received a doctorate degree in industrial engineering from the University of Bilbao. He spent several years with other international companies based in Spain before joining GM in 1980 as manager of industrial engineering at General Motors Espana. He was named director of Materials Management in 1986, and moved to Adam Opel AG as executive director of Production and Equipment Purchasing the following year.
 In 1988 he became executive director of European Central Purchasing, and was named vice president of GM Europe in charge of European supply in 1990. Mr. Lopez moved to the U.S. as vice president in charge of GM's worldwide purchasing activities in May 1992.
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