Boulogne-Billancourt – October 1st, 2019. By setting up a Social and Sustainable Impact Division, Groupe Renault aims to meet its objectives of strengthening social and societal engagement and increasing its contribution to the company’s performance. The Division will include the Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Division and Groupe Renault Foundation.
As of 1 October 2019, Christine Rodwell, is appointed Vice President Social and Sustainable Impact. She will report directly to Thierry Bolloré, CEO of Groupe Renault.
Born in 1970, Christine Rodwell is a graduate of HEC Paris Business School. She began her career in 1992 as a journalist in France and abroad and held various positions linked to sustainable development, corporate social and societal responsibility and business development. In 2010, she joined Groupe Veolia as publication director of scientific journal Facts dealing with good field practices for poverty alleviation. She was then appointed Vice President for Business Development Cities, Groupe Veolia. In 2018, she set up consultancy firm Impulsum to advise company executives wishing to integrate social and environmental issues into corporate strategy. In this role, she collaborated with BCG (Boston Consulting Group) as Senior Advisor. On 1 October 2019, Christine Rodwell joins Groupe Renault and is appointed Vice President of Social and Sustainable Impact.
About Groupe Renault
Groupe Renault has manufactured cars since 1898. Today it is an international multi-brand Group, selling close to 3.9 million vehicles in 134 countries in 2018, with 36 manufacturing sites, 12,700 points of sales and employing more than 180,000 people.
To address the major technological challenges of the future, while continuing to pursue its profitable growth strategy, Groupe Renault is focusing on international expansion. To this end, it is drawing on the synergies of its five brands (Renault, Dacia, Renault Samsung Motors, Alpine and LADA), electric vehicles, and its unique alliance with Nissan and Mitsubishi Motors. With a 100% Renault owned team committed to the Formula 1 World Championship since 2016, the brand is involved in motorsports, a real vector for innovation and awareness.