Global Chief Manufacturing Officer
Scott R. Garberding was appointed Global Chief Manufacturing Officer in October 2018. He has been a member of the Group Executive Council (GEC) since September 2013. In addition, he holds global responsibility for Comau and Teksid.
Previously, Mr. Garberding was named Head of Quality in May 2016. He has also served as Chief Purchasing Officer. In December 2009, he was named Head of Manufacturing/World Class Manufacturing, FCA US LLC. In this position, he was responsible for all assembly, stamping, and powertrain manufacturing operations worldwide, as well as implementation of the World Class Manufacturing system at all FCA US manufacturing facilities.
In 2008, Mr. Garberding served as Chief Procurement Officer, Chrysler Group and Vice President - Global Alliance Operations. Before that he was Vice President - Supply and Supplier Quality. Mr. Garberding joined Chrysler Corporation in 1993 in the Manufacturing organization.
Mr. Garberding earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of Texas and a Master of Science degree in Management from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT).
He was born in Oak Park, Illinois, USA.