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The most interesting new board pick at Tesla is not Larry Ellison

Michael J. Coren
The most interesting new board pick at Tesla is not Larry Ellison

Human resources is now on the board. Its rise from corporate afterthought to critical role was heralded with Tesla's appointment of Kathleen Wilson-Thompson to its board of directors on Dec. 27. Wilson-Thompson is the global head of HR at Walgreens Boots Alliance, the transatlantic drugstore retailer. With her selection to the electric-car company's board, and…