John Jacob Philip Elkann is an Italian businessperson who has been the head of 19 different companies. Currently, he is Chairman of Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV, Chairman of FCA Italy SpA (a subsidiary of Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV), Chairman & Chief Executive Officer for Exor NV (Private Equity), Chairman & Chief Executive Officer for EXOR NV and Chairman of Italiana Editrice SpA (both are subsidiaries of Exor NV (Private Equity)), Chairman for Giovanni Agnelli BV, Non-Executive Chairman of Ferrari NV, Executive Chairman of Ferrari SpA (a subsidiary of Ferrari NV) and Chairman of Giovanni Agnelli e C. SapA.
He is also Chairman of Fondazione Giovanni Agnelli and Member of The Brookings Institution and on the board of 7 other companies.
In his past career John Jacob Philip Elkann occupied the position of Chairman for Editrice La Stampa SpA, Member-Group Audit at General Electric Co., Co-Chairman of Cushman & Wakefield, Inc., Chairman for Fiat SpA, Chairman for IFIL Investments SpA, Chairman at Istituto Finanziario Industriale SpA, Co-Chairman of C&W Group, Inc., Chairman of C&W Group, Inc., Chairman & Chief Executive Officer of Exor SpA and Member-Executive Board at Confindustria.
He received an undergraduate degree from Politecnico di Torino.