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France's Citroen gets a British woman as its new boss

29 May 2014 Last updated at 18:07 BST

A British woman is about to take charge of one France's iconic companies. Linda Jackson, who has been head of Citroen in the UK and Ireland since 2010, will become the car firm's chief executive on 1 June.

She talks to the BBC's Christian Fraser about her new role and why she thinks so few women get to the top of the car industry.

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