Has a passion for design and innovative automotive projects is one of Europe’s top car designers. At Fiat he was responsible for the Fiat 500.
A relative of the Porsche family injects automotive entrepreneurs mind-set in his blood, Chris graduated from Art Center Europe in Switzerland and began his career at Volkswagen in 1993, moving to Audi where he was in charge of Advance Design.
In 1999 he joined Nissan and worked in various 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 Turin based carmaker’s Styling Center in January 2005. He was additionally appointed to the Design Director position at Alfa Romeo/Maserati.