Head of Americas
Michael Manley was appointed Head of Americas and a member of Stellantis’ Top Executive Team in January 2021.
He has an extensive background in all aspects of global business operations, including strategy, business development, commercial, brand, product planning and operational activities.
Bringing considerable experience from the international automobile business, Manley joined DaimlerChrysler in 2000 as Director - Network Development (United Kingdom).
Since December 2008, he was responsible for product planning and all sales activities outside of North America. He later served as Executive Vice President - International Sales and Global Product Planning Operations.
In that role, Manley was responsible for implementing the co-operation agreements for distribution of Chrysler Group products through Fiat’s international distribution network. He also served as Head of Jeep Brand, Head of Ram Brand and Chief Operating Officer for the APAC region, as well as a member of the FCA Group Executive Council.
He served as Chief Executive Officer of Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V. from July 2018 to January 2021.
Manley holds a Master of Business Administration from Ashridge Management College (Ashridge, England) and a Bachelor of Science in engineering from Southbank University (London).