BMW CEO ‘Feeling Much Better’ After Collapse on Stage

BMW CEO ‘Feeling Much Better’ After Collapse on Stage

BMW CEO Harald Kreuger is recovering after a frightening collapse on stage at the 2015 Frankfurt Motor Show.

During the German automaker’s press conference, Kreuger collapsed but is now recovering and will be back at work soon, former CEO Norbert Reithofer told Automotive News. The 49-year-old CEO was doing his first major presentation since taking the role of CEO in May and reportedly had just returned from trips abroad. BMW said that Kreuger experienced “a moment of dizziness” and was not feeling well Tuesday morning prior to the press conference.

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A doctor has examined Kreuger and found him to be stable and the CEO is not facing longer-term health concerns.

At the 2015 Frankfurt Motor Show, BMW is showing off its new 7 Series flagship sedan, the new X1 crossover as well as plug-in hybrid versions of the 3 Series, 7 Series, X5 and Active Tourer.

[Source: Automotive News]

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