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FEAC elects the new President & Vice-Presidents


FEAC, the European Federation of Mercedes-Benz Dealers is announcing today the new FEAC Executive Committee for the next four-year mandate.

Our Ordinary General Assembly elected Mr Friedrich Lixl as the new FEAC President. Mr Lixl has taken over the Interim Presidency in the last six months after the tragic disease of long term President Dr Alexander Martinowsky. Mr Lixl is the former CEO of Pappas Holding Group in Austria, leaving his position to now become a full-time independent President of our Federation.

For the Vice-Presidency, the General Assembly elected:

- Mr Oussama Kaddoura – CEO and owner of the French Como Group as Vice-President, and Chairman of the Passenger Car Committee

- Mr Jan Broos – CEO of Belgium Groepjam Group as Vice-President, and Chairman of Truck Committee

- Mr Matteo Taverni – CEO of Truck Italia as Vice-President, and Chairman of Van Committee

- Mr Michel Farrenkopf – General Manager of Germany Dealer Association of Mercedes-Benz as Vice-President, and Chairman of After Sales/IT/CRM Committee

The new Executive Committee has all the capabilities to face the upcoming challenges of our industry, mixing good experienced Executives, with an in-depth knowledge of the business as well as a young mindset that will allow us to form a reliable and proactive team.

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