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The Accidental CEO

Linda Jackson fell into the car industry by chance, but her unconventional view of the business has propelled her to the top job at Citroën.

"Maybe as a woman, because you want to stand out, you probably work harder and you probably are more of a perfectionist because you want to show you are doing well. So maybe we work a bit harder than we should do." - Linda Jackson.

LINDA Jackson should be zonked. After stepping off a red-eye flight, the chief executive officer of Citroën makes a quick stop at her hotel before heading straight to Cycle & Carriage France on Leng Kee Road for a morning-long huddle with the importer's senior management.

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