There’s a new change in the management of Renault Group. Laurent David, 50, as of March 1, will be the new Vice President, Controller of the whole Group. David also becomes a member of Renault Group Corporate Management Committee and will report to Thierry Piéton, Chief Financial Officer, Renault Group. Piéton was appointed CFO only a few days ago.
Renault Group: who is Laurent David
Laurent David is a graduate of ESCP. He began his career as a sales representative at RCI Banque in 2000 before taking over the management of RCI Banque Poland in 2001. He held various finance positions at RCI and Renault Group until 2016 when he was appointed Administrative and Finance Director for Nissan Europe. In 2019, he was appointed performance and control director for sales and regions, then in 2021, he became Chief Financial Officer of the Dacia and Lada brands.
Renault Group includes 5 complementary brands – Renault, Dacia, LADA, Alpine and Mobilize – offering sustainable and innovative mobility solutions to its customers. Established in more than 130 countries, the Group has sold 2.7 million vehicles in 2021. It employs nearly 160,000 people. Talking about sustainable mobility, Renault Group has recently strengthened its alliance with Nissan and Mitsubishi Motors with a total of 23 billion euros additional investments to be carried out by the three brands in view of 2030.