Denholm is currently Head of Strategy and Chief Financial Officer at Australian telco giant Telstra. She will move into the Tesla role full-time after serving a six-month notice period at Telstra.
Having applied for the permit back in April, Waymo has now received permission to use its autonomous cars on both city and rural roads in California.
Flight JT610 took from Jakarta on 29 October local time and reportedly crashed into the Java Sea less than 15 minutes after take-off.
Tesla's shares were up by more than 12% after unexpectedly reporting a third-quarter profit at its earnings call on 24 October local time.
The Wall Street Journal reports the ride-sharing pioneer has received offers for an initial public offering based on a staggering valuation of the company.
A report in Financial Times citing two insiders said that Murdoch, currently a non-executive director at Tesla, is likely to step into the vacant Chair position.
Citing the impact of President Trump's tariffs, the ailing automaker is set to make cuts to its global workforce of more than 200,000.
Having been forced to step down from Tesla board by the SEC, Elon Musk taunted the commission before agreeing to pay up.
The high profile Tesla CEO is in the regulator's crosshairs after a series of tweets saying he was taking the company private.