Scott R. Garberding

Head of Quality


Scott Garberding was appointed Head of Quality, FCA – Global in May of 2016. He is a member of the Group Executive Council (GEC) for Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V. (FCA), a post he was named to in September 2013. The GEC is the highest management-level decision making body within the FCA organization and is led by the FCA Chief Executive Officer.

Since 2013, Mr. Garberding had served as the Chief Purchasing Officer. Prior to that, in December 2009, he was appointed Senior Vice President 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.

Previously, he served as Senior Vice President and Chief Procurement Officer. In 2008, he also held the position of Senior Vice President and Chief Procurement Officer, with responsibility for all global sourcing activities worldwide.

Beginning in 2008, Mr. Garberding served as Vice President – Global Alliance Operations and before that as Vice President – Supply and Supplier Quality. He 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 in 1986 and a Master of Business Administration degree in Management from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in 1993. He was born in Oak Park, Illinois.