Italian-Canadian Sergio Marchionne, who has been the boss of a large automotive group Fiat Chrysler (FCA) for fourteen years, died Wednesday, July 25. There are still a few days left, he was the managing director of the group Italian car Fiat and president of Ferrari.
Mr. Marchionne, who is 66 years old, was hospitalized in Zurich, Switzerland since an operation at the end of June, officially to a shoulder. But it has suffered from “unexpected complications” last week and the FCA had announced Saturday that he would not return to the head of the most important private employer in Italy.
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“Unfortunately, what we feared has happened. Sergio Marchionne, the man and the friend is gone. I think that the best way to honor his memory is to build on the legacy he has left us, to cultivate the values of humanity, responsibility and openness corporate of which it has always been the promoter the more convinced, ” said the boss of the holding company Exor, John Elkann, grandson of Gianni Agnelli, the historic figure for Fiat.