Stellantis North America announced that Jason Stoicevich will be leading the Canadian operations, reporting to Mark Stewart, North America COO, effective immediately.
Stoicevich first joined Stellantis in 2002 and has held a series of positions with increasing responsibility, including Vice President – FIAT brand. He rejoined the company in 2018 as Director of the California Business Centre after three years in a related automotive role. In 2022, he was appointed director of the southwest (Dallas) Business Centre. He has a deep understanding of the automotive industry with a strong background in brand, sales, marketing, dealer network and service.
“Jason is joining the Canadian team at a pivotal moment in our history,” said Stewart. “I believe his combination of work experience and leadership skills will be a tremendous asset as we prepare for an electric future.”
In a related move, after 35 years of service, David Buckingham, current lead for operations in Canada, has announced his intention to retire at the end of May.
“The company is incredibly grateful for Dave’s many contributions, including his leadership in helping secure multiple long-term investments in Canada that will benefit generations of employees. I personally wish he and his wife Amy only the best in the future,” said Stewart.