SINGAPORE (July 8): “Large organisations respond to leadership, not administrative heads and not managers but leaders, and Iacocca was a brilliant leader.”Long-time car industry executive Bob Lutz, describing his mentor Lee Iacocca, who led Ford, then Chrysler. Iacocca died on July 2 aged 94.

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