BMW AG was forced to stop a recent press conference at the Frankfurt International Motor Show after Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Harald Krueger collapsed on stage.
The company revealed on Monday that the 49-year-old CEO was being treated by a doctor immediately following the “moment of dizziness.”
BMW spokesman Maximilian Schoeberl said in a statement that the CEO’s condition is stable and he’s recovering well.
Krueger was on-hand at the event to reveal the company’s revamped version of its top-of-the-line 7-Series sedan.Krueger was making his first appearance at the biennial trade event as BMW’s chief.
BMW says a roundtable briefing with journalists scheduled for mid-morning will take place as planned. Chief Financial Officer Friedrich Eichiner will be filling in for Krueger.