Mo Elshenawy, currently the company's executive vice president of engineering, will assume duties as president and chief technology officer.
Craig Glidden, GM's executive vice president of legal and policy and a Cruise board member, will also serve as a president and continue as chief administrative officer. Jon McNeill, who joined the Cruise board last month, has been appointed vice chairman of the board, serving alongside chair Mary Barra.
Vogt's downfall marks an abrupt end to his tenure with a company he co-founded in 2013. This was his second stint as CEO. He took over last December after longtime GM executive Dan Amman departed.