Feb 22 (Reuters) - Stellantis CEO Carlos Tavares received 36.5 million euros ($39.5 million) in total compensation in 2023, the Italian-American automaker said on Thursday.

Stellantis said the figure included long-term compensation.

Tavares' cash and vested equity compensation in 2023 totaled nearly 23.5 million euros, up from 14.9 million euros in 2022, including a 10 million euro transformation incentive. (Reporting by David Shepardson Editing by Chris Reese)