John Elkann

GM CEO Barra says Marchionne sent email on possible merger with Fiat Chrysler

June 9, 2015 16:36 CET

General Motors CEO Mary Barra said Fiat Chrysler chief Sergio Marchionne sent her an email proposing a potential merger and that GM's board gave "strong support" to her strategy of going it alone....
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Marchionne asks investors for help persuading GM to merge with Fiat Chrysler, report says

June 9, 2015 09:01 CET

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles CEO Sergio Marchionne is reaching out to hedge funds and activist investors to help persuade General Motors to agree to a merger, the Wall Street Journal reported, citing people familiar with the matter....
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Ferrari IPO delayed until after Oct. 12

1:37 pm U.S. ET | June 5, 2015

A planned initial public offering of luxury sports car maker Ferrari will not happen before Oct. 12, its owner Fiat Chrysler Automobiles said, adding the delay was due to tax issues....
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Fiat Chrysler Chairman Elkann confirms Marchionne sent merger email to GM

May 29, 2015 14:45 CET

Fiat Chrysler Chairman John Elkann confirmed that CEO Sergio Marchionne sent an email to GM about a possible tie-up. Elkann said discussions had taken place with other players as well....
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Fiat Chrysler's Elkann sees more consolidation in auto industry

2:13 pm U.S. ET | April 13, 2015

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles Chairman John Elkann sees the need for more combinations in the auto industry and expects consolidation to continue. Elkann said industry mergers should take into account the importance of identity and culture, "avoiding the all too typical divisive trappings of a takeover."...
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Fiat Chrysler mulls loyalty scheme in Ferrari spinoff

Nov. 28, 2014 17:36 CET

A loyalty scheme that would increase the voting power of Ferrari shareholders is one option parent Fiat Chrysler Automobiles will consider when it spins off the luxury marque next year, Chairman John Elkann said....
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Fiat Chrysler to stick with Ferrari CEO

Nov. 28, 2014 14:19 CET

Fiat Chrysler has no plans at this stage to replace Amedeo Felisa as CEO of Ferrari, which it is preparing to spin off, FCA Chairman John Elkann said....
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Ferrari spinoff's real winners: Agnelli clan

Oct. 30, 2014 14:31 CET

The real winners in Fiat Chrysler's spinoff of supercar unit Ferrari are Chairman John Elkann and the Agnelli industrial clan he represents, who will be the biggest shareholders of both companies....
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Fiat Chrysler's Wall Street debut draws muted response

Oct. 14, 2014 09:32 CET

Investors cautiously greeted the Wall Street debut on Monday of Fiat Chrysler Automobiles, a move that shifts the carmaker's center of gravity away from Italy and caps a decade of dealmaking and tough restructuring by CEO Sergio Marchionne....
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Fiat Chrysler crowns merger with Wall Street debut

1:00 pm U.S. ET | Oct. 12, 2014

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles makes its Wall Street debut to great fanfare on Monday, shifting the carmaker's center of gravity away from Italy and capping a decade of canny dealmaking and tough restructuring by CEO Sergio Marchionne....
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Marchionne rebuilds Fiat-Chrysler at 200 mph to woo Wall Street

4:30 am U.S. ET | Oct. 9, 2014

As CEO Sergio Marchionne prepares to help ring the closing bell at the New York Stock Exchange on Monday to mark the debut of Fiat Chrysler shares, he is racing to create a lineup of cars that will lure buyers into showrooms worldwide. The transatlantic marriage of two struggling regional automakers will be the capstone of his career. So how quickly Marchionne gets the new company on its feet during these last laps may well determine his legacy....
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Marchionne foresees merger creating a new No. 1 automaker

7:07 am U.S. ET | Oct. 8, 2014

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles CEO Sergio Marchionne sees potential to form a new No. 1 automaker as companies grapple with low returns on the growing amount of money needed to develop a new car....
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Marchionne foresees mergers creating new top carmaker

Oct. 8, 2014 12:02 CET

Fiat Chrysler CEO Sergio Marchionne sees potential to form a new No. 1 in the auto industry as carmakers grapple with low returns on the increasing amount of money needed to develop new cars....
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Marchionne says he's 'done' after 2018 Fiat Chrysler plan

Oct. 8, 2014 10:04 CET

Sergio Marchionne, Fiat's CEO and the architect of its merger with Chrysler, plans to step down after completing a five-year strategic plan to expand the combined carmakers. He says his role may be split among more than one executive....
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A Renegade prime minister

12:01 am U.S. ET | Aug. 4, 2014

Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi, front, checks out rear legroom in the Jeep Renegade with Fiat Chrysler Automobiles Chairman John Elkann....
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