Published on May 3rd, 2016 | by Daniel Sherman Fernandez0
Amedeo Felisa Retires, Sergio Marchionne Assumes CEO Role in Ferrari
Ferrari has announced the retirement of its Chief Executive Officer, Mr. Amedeo Felisa (pic below), after 26 years of dedicated service. Mr. Sergio Marchionne will assume those responsibilities while retaining his current role as Chairman of the Company. Mr. Felisa will continue to serve on the Board of Directors of Ferrari with a specific mandate as technical advisor to the Company.
Sergio Marchionne had this to say: “I have known Amedeo for more than a decade and I have had the opportunity to work with him closely for the last two years. He is beyond any doubt one of the best automotive engineers in the world.”
“During the last 26 years, he has worked tirelessly to fuel and guide Ferrari’s technical development, producing an array of cars which have set the standard for both performance and styling.”