Ford loses global strategy chief Casesa

Oct 24 (Reuters) - Ford Motor Co announced changes to its senior leadership on Tuesday including the departure of the architect of its efforts to map out new strategies for attacking global markets and rising costs, John Casesa.

Casesa had decided to leave the company and his role as vice-president for global strategy, effective Nov. 1, Ford said in a statement. (Reporting by Patrick Graham; Editing by Supriya Kurane)