With an unswerving passion for design and innovative expression, Chris is one of the world’s elite car designers. A member of the Porsche family, he has the automotive entrepreneur’s creative mind-set in his blood. Indeed, there are numerous cars on our roads that are testimony to Chris’s exceptional design talent, including the Fiat 500.
Graduating from Art Center Europe in Switzerland he began his career at Volkswagen in 1993, moving to Audi where he was head of Advanced Design.
Progressing to Nissan, Chris occupied a series of senior roles, including studio chief designer and member of the Global Nissan Design Strategy. In 2005, he joined the Fiat Group and became the head of the company’s Turin-based Styling Center. Additional appointments include Design Director at Alfa Romeo/Maserati.