AUBURN HILLS, Mich., June 14, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- June 14, 2013, - Chrysler Group LLC today announced that Robert G. Liberatore was appointed to its Board of Directors effective June 10.
Liberatore replaces Alfredo Altavilla who leaves the Board with the expiration of his term. All other directors continue in office.
"I'm pleased to welcome Rob to the Chrysler Group Board of Directors," said Sergio Marchionne, Chrysler Group LLC Chairman and CEO. "His leadership experience coupled with his deep Chrysler knowledge will bring a valuable perspective to the Board.
"I also want to thank Alfredo for his dedication and leadership during the past four years. He has been a great asset to the Chrysler Group Board."
Liberatore serves on several nonprofit boards, including the National Democratic Institute, which promotes democracy in 70 countries around the world, and the Faith and Politics Institute, for which he is Chairman of the Board. Additionally, Liberatore serves on the board of Fiat Industrial S.p.A., is the principal at consultancy RGL Advisors LLC, is a Senior Advisor of the Boston Consulting Group and is a Senior Transatlantic Fellow for GMF - The German Marshall Fund of the United States, an American public policy institute. He has previously served as a consultant for Institutional Affairs for Chrysler Group and worked for Chrysler Corp. and Chrysler LLC for more than two decades.
About Chrysler Group LLC
Chrysler Group LLC, formed in 2009 to establish a global strategic alliance with Fiat S.p.A., produces Chrysler, Jeep, Dodge, Ram, Mopar, SRT and Fiat vehicles and products. With the resources, technology and worldwide distribution network required to compete on a global scale, the alliance builds on Chrysler Group's culture of innovation, first established by Walter P. Chrysler in 1925, and Fiat's complementary technology that dates back to its founding in 1899.
Headquartered in Auburn Hills, Mich., Chrysler Group's product lineup features some of the world's most recognizable vehicles, including the Chrysler 300 and Town & Country, Jeep Wrangler, all-new Dodge Dart, Ram 1500, Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT8 and Fiat 500. Fiat contributes world-class technology, platforms and powertrains for small- and medium-size cars, allowing Chrysler Group to offer an expanded product line including environmentally friendly vehicles.
SOURCE Chrysler Group LLC