Head of Group Purchasing
Scott Garberding was appointed Fiat Chrysler Head of Group Purchasing and named a member of the Group Executive Council (GEC) in September 2013.
In December 2009 he was appointed Senior Vice President of Manufacturing/World Class Manufacturing, Chrysler Group 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 Chrysler Group manufacturing facilities.
Previously, he was Head of Manufacturing/World Class Manufacturing, Chrysler Group LLC, an appointment he received in 2009. Prior to that, he was Senior Vice President and Chief Procurement Officer, Chrysler Group LLC, since June 2009. He also held the position of Senior Vice President and Chief Procurement Officer, Chrysler LLC, since 2008, with responsibility for all global sourcing activities worldwide. He previously served as Vice President - Global Alliance Operations in 2008 and prior to that as Vice President - Supply and Supplier Quality, Chrysler LLC beginning in 2007. Garberding joined Chrysler Corporation in 1993 in the Manufacturing organization.
Garberding earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of Texas and a Master of Business Administration degree in Management from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT).