Chairman and CEO, EXOR N.V.
Chairman, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V.
Chairman, Ferrari N.V.
Tuesday, September 29, 2020
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Marie Josée Kravis
Chair Emerita, The Economic Club of New York
Senior Fellow, Hudson Institute
John Elkann is Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of the holding company EXOR N.V.. He is also Chairman of Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V. and Chairman of Ferrari N.V.
Born in New York in 1976, Mr. Elkann obtained a scientific baccalaureate from the Lycée Victor Duruy in Paris, and graduated in Engineering from Politecnico, the Engineering University of Turin. While at university, he gained work experience in various companies of the Fiat Group in the UK and Poland (manufacturing) as well as in France (sales and marketing). He started his professional career in 2001 at General Electric as a member of the Corporate Audit Staff, with assignments in Asia, the USA and Europe.
John Elkann is Chairman of Giovanni Agnelli B.V. and Chairman of GEDI Gruppo Editoriale S.p.A., one of the main European news and media groups.
He is also a board member of the reinsurance company PartnerRe Ltd.
Mr. Elkann is Chairman of the Giovanni Agnelli Foundation and a member of MoMA.