C. Robert Kidder to Become Chairman of Chrysler Group LLC
Chrysler LLC today announced
that C. Robert Kidder, former Chairman of Borden
Chemical Inc. and of Duracell International Inc., will
become Chairman of Chrysler Group LLC, once it completes
its acquisition of the operating assets of Chrysler LLC
and completes a global alliance with Fiat SpA. He will
succeed Robert L. Nardelli.
With more than 40 years of experience,
Kidder currently serves on the boards of Morgan Stanley, where
he is the lead director, Schering-Plough Corporation, and
Microvi Biotech Inc. He previously has served as Chairman and
Chief Executive Officer of both Duracell International Inc. and
Borden Chemical Inc. and as director of such companies as
Electronic Data Systems Corporation and General Signal
During his tenure with McKinsey and Co.
Inc., Bob worked with a major OEM client in the automotive
industry. Bob currently is Chairman and CEO of 3Stone Advisors
LLC, an investment firm that focuses on clean-tech companies.