Principal, PW & Partners LLC
Peter is Founder and Principal of PW & Partners LLC, an Advisory firm for Global SCM with focus on the Automotive Industry based in Michigan. He retired in June 2019 as Vice President of Global Supply Chain Coordination after a nearly 30-year career at Chrysler/FCA.
He received his Dipl.Ing./Master of Science & Economics in Mechanical Engineering and Business Administration from the University of Technology, Graz, Austria and joined Chrysler in 1990 as a Manufacturing Logistics Planner in Graz.
Moved in 1995 to the Chrysler Headquarters in Michigan and held several positions of increasing responsibility in International Material Supply for Operations and Strategy and Supply Chain Integration in the DaimlerChrysler Merger Team.
After a range of senior appointments in 2015 Peter was appointed as Head of EMEA Supply Chain Management department and Member of EMEA Steering Committee and moved to Turin. He then assumed the additional responsibility for Global Cross-Region Supply Chain Coordination directly reporting to FCA Group CEO Mr. Sergio Marchionne.
In 2018, maintaining his role as Global Supply Chain Coordinator, he was appointed Head of Maserati & Alfa Romeo Operations in Modena for the global Planning and Distribution of Maserati and Alfa Romeo globally and eventually moved back to Michigan in 2019 and retired from FCA and founded PW & Partners LLC.
Peter served from 2008 – 2012 on the RSTAC – Advisory Council to the US Surface Transportation Board in Washington and from 2012 -2015 on the German-American Chamber of Commerce in Detroit. In August 2019 Peter got appointed to serve on the Board of ASCM – The Association for Supply Chain Management – The global leader in supply chain organizational transformation, innovation and leadership, based in Chicago.