Mr Leclerc will oversee operations for all FCA functions and brands throughout the UK and Ireland, and reports directly to Alfredo Altavilla, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles’ Chief Operating Officer, EMEA region.

 

Mr Leclerc (43) brings to the UK operation a high level of experience, having previously held a number of senior management roles in Britain and across Europe, including France, Scandinavia and Croatia.  He has most recently held the roles of Deputy Director General PSA Groupe UK, and DS Brand Development Director UK.

 

He holds a Master’s degree in Economics and gained a Master Marketing diploma from University of Paris Dauphine.

 

“I am delighted to be joining FCA UK at a very exciting time for the company,” says Mr Leclerc. “Every market I’ve worked in has been unique and this will be no different.”

 

“I’m looking forward to the challenges ahead, and to growing our business in the UK market even further. I’m also pleased to be working with some excellent new products such as Alfa Romeo Stelvio and Giulia, Fiat Tipo and Jeep Compass.”

 

Ends

 

For further information please contact:

 

Tom Johnston, Press Relations Manager

Kate Saxton, Public Relations Director

 

FIAT Chrysler Automobiles UK Ltd

Tel: 01753 511431

Fax: 01753 516871

 

E-mail addresses: tom.johnston@fcagroup.com / kate.saxton@fcagroup.com /