Kaptur statement on the passing of Fiat Chrysler CEO Sergio Marchionne

July 25, 2018
Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Marcy Kaptur (OH-09), today released the following statement after news of the death of Fiat Chrysler CEO Sergio Marchionne: 

“My sincerest sympathy goes to the family, friends and colleagues of the gifted executive and business leader Sergio Marchionne. We had many interactions and conversations over the years and he is someone for whom I have the utmost respect.

“The Toledo community expresses its deepest gratitude to Mr. Marchionne for his productive life, sparkling imagination and respectful manner to both management and workers.

“His engineering talents guided the Jeep legacy through a very turbulent transition to a new era of superior performance and growth globally. He left his mark on our community and throughout our auto-producing American Heartland.”