San Francisco Robin Denham (55) will be the next chairman of American electric car company Tesla He will replace the current chairman Alan Musk (47). Denhall is the CFO and Strategy Head of Australian Telecommunication Company Telstra. After completing the notice period of six months, he will take over Tesla’s responsibility. The car company gave its information on Wednesday. Denhall was also included as an independent director on Tesla’s Board from August 2014.