General Motors (GM +2.9%) CEO Dan Akerson adds some more insight (video) to his plan to cleanse...

|About: General Motors Company (GM)|By:, SA News Editor

General Motors (GM +2.9%) CEO Dan Akerson adds some more insight (video) to his plan to cleanse long-standing "fiefdoms" from the company's corporate hierachy. Under the plan, power will shift from regional chiefs to global leaders in areas such as manufacturing, IT, and marketing. The plan will also include a new accounting system with greater transparency.