Arnaud Leclerc has been appointed Managing Director for Fiat Chrysler Automobiles UK & Ireland and will take up his new role immediately.
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.
He brings to the UK operation a high level of experience, having previously held a number of senior management roles in Britain, France, Scandinavia and Croatia and most recently held the role of Deputy Director General PSA Groupe UK.
On his appointment Leclerc said: “I am delighted to be joining FCA UK at a very exciting time for the company. 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.”