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Stellantis Names New Leadership for Ram and Dodge Brands

Feuell drives electric transformation at Chrysler and Ram; McAlear steers Dodge toward sustainability with diverse experience.
Matt McAlear and Chris Feuell
Dew Briefs:
  • Timothy Kuniskis: Retiring CEO of the Dodge brand, lauded for his commitment and role in defining the vision for Ram and Dodge’s electrified future.
  • Chris Feuell: Appointed as the new CEO of the Ram brand, continuing her role as CEO of Chrysler. She is expected to carry on Kuniskis’s work in leading the iconic Ram brand.
  • Matt McAlear: New CEO of the Dodge brand, bringing fresh perspectives and tasked with guiding Dodge towards a sustainable future.

On May 17, 2024, the news came from Amsterdam, where Stellantis announced or released a press note on organizational changes effective from June 1, 2024.

According to the Stellantis, Chris Feuell is appointed Ram brand CEO, alongside her role as Chrysler brand CEO, succeeding Timothy Kuniskis, retiring after 32 years. Matt McAlear becomes the new Dodge brand CEO, replacing Kuniskis and joining the Top Executive Team. 

Chris Feuell

Feuell will focus on the electric transformation of Chrysler and Ram, while McAlear brings experience in the automotive, medical, and digital sectors to guide Dodge toward a sustainable future.

Matt McAlear

Matt McAlear’s:

  • Senior Vice President, Dodge SRT Global Sales & Marketing (Aug 2023 – Present)
  • Head of Dodge Brand Sales Operations (Oct 2020 – Aug 2023) at FCA Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (7 yrs 6 mos) in Auburn Hills, MI
  • Head of Maserati Field Sales Operations, North America (Aug 2019 – Oct 2020)
  • Head of Maserati Brand Product Marketing, North America (Feb 2018 – Aug 2019)
  • Product Senior Manager – Dodge Charger, Challenger & Chrysler 300 (Sep 2017 – Feb 2018)
  • Senior Manager, Chrysler Brand Product Marketing – Minivan (Nov 2015 – Sep 2017)
  • Dodge Brand Manager (May 2013 – Nov 2015)

Stellantis CEO Carlos Tavares took the opportunity to express gratitude to Timothy Kuniskis for his dedication and significant contributions to Stellantis, particularly in shaping the future of the electrified Ram and Dodge brands. As Kuniskis retires after a 32-year career, Tavares wished him well in his retirement.

Stellantis is one of the world’s leading automakers, dedicated to providing clean, safe, and affordable mobility for all. The company boasts a unique portfolio of iconic and innovative brands, including Abarth, Alfa Romeo, Chrysler, Citroën, Dodge, DS Automobiles, FIAT, Jeep®, Lancia, Maserati, Opel, Peugeot, Ram, Vauxhall, Free2move, and Leasys.

Stellantis aims to reduce its carbon footprint and ramp up electric vehicle production across these brands. Committed to high-quality vehicles that meet consumer needs, Stellantis focuses on advancing sustainability goals and ensuring a more environmentally friendly future in the automotive industry.


Jatin is an EV researcher and author. He specializes in electric chargers and batteries field.