February 5, 2018
Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V. (“FCA”) (NYSE: FCAU / MTA: FCA) announces a following care changes, effective immediately.
Tim Kuniskis is named Head of Alfa Romeo and Maserati brands globally. Kuniskis, a 26-year maestro of FCA, many recently served as Head of Passenger Car Brands in North America, that includes Chrysler, Dodge, Fiat and SRT. Prior to that role, he hold a array of positions in a U.S. sales business centers, as good as in a Dodge and Fiat brands.
In a associated move, Steve Beahm is named Head of Passenger Car Brands in North America, replacing Kuniskis. Most recently, Beahm served as Head of Maserati North America, and before lead a Supply Chain Management organisation in North America. He also hold a array of positions in a U.S. sales organization.
Reid Bigland, who was before Head of Alfa Romeo and Maserati brands globally, will continue portion as Head of U.S. Sales, as good as President and CEO of FCA Canada.
“With a launch of a Alfa Romeo Giulia and Stelvio and a Maserati Levante complete, we contingency now feature a concentration on a blurb elements that will expostulate tellurian expansion for these brands,” pronounced Sergio Marchionne, Chief Executive Officer (CEO), FCA. “As Reid has determined a blurb substructure for Alfa and Maserati, today’s proclamation allows Tim to dedicate his efforts only on a subsequent section of these storied brands. In North America, with a execution of a industrial devise now good underway, changeable from cars to SUVs and trucks, Reid’s finish courtesy will be placed on accelerating sales expansion in a U.S. and Canada.
“This is an critical year for FCA as we work to grasp a commitments done in a five-year business plan, and equally important, to settle a movement for continued expansion going forward,” combined Marchionne.
Bigland and Kuniskis continue to offer on a Group Executive Council (GEC), that is a top government physique in FCA and is chaired by a CEO.
Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V. (“FCA”), a seventh-largest automaker in a universe formed on sum annual car sales, is an general automotive group. FCA is listed on a New York Stock Exchange underneath a pitch “FCAU” and on a Mercato Telematico Azionario underneath a pitch “FCA”.