Robyn Denholm replaces Elon Musk as Tesla's board chair

10:54 AM ET Thu, 8 Nov 2018

On Wednesday night, Tesla announced Robyn Denholm has taken Elon Musk's place as chair of the company's board. She will also be leaving her role as CFO and Head of Strategy at Telstra, Australia's largest telecommunications company, after a six-month notice period there, to focus on her work as Tesla chair full-time, the company said in a statement.