Arrested Toyota Managing Officer Resigns – Wall Street Journal
TOKYO—Toyota Motor Corp. Managing Officer Julie Hamp quit her job after her arrest over alleged illegal drug imports into Japan, in a setback for President Akio Toyoda’s campaign to diversify his executive ranks.
Toyota said Wednesday that Ms. Hamp, an American and the most senior female executive at the world’s biggest auto maker by sales, submitted her resignation a day earlier through her lawyer. Ms. Hamp, who served as Toyota’s…