Mississauga, Ontario – Porsche Cars Canada Ltd. (PCL) announced the sudden departure of its President and CEO, Christian Marti, “due to a difference of opinion on the strategic direction of the company,” said company spokesperson, Laurance Yap.  Michael Bartsch, Executive VP & COO, Porsche Cars North America, based in Atlanta, Georgia, will act as interim President & CEO of PCL until a successor has been named.

The Canadian arm of Porsche Cars was set up in April of this year, and is a direct subsidiary of Porsche AG and the sole importer of Porsche sports cars and Cayenne SUVs to the Canadian market.

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