As of January 28th, 2020, Denis Le Vot is appointed Executive Vice-President Regions, Sales and Marketing and a member of the Group Executive Committee (CEG). He will report to Clotilde Delbos, Chief Executive Officer for an interim period.
Olivier Murguet has decided to leave the company to pursue personal projects.
In this regard, Clotilde Delbos said:
I would like to thank Olivier Murguet for his work for the group since his arrival in 1990. He has enabled us to boost the brand’s commercial effectiveness in Europe, Latin America and then in all our markets. His experience and strategic vision have helped to increase the efficiency and performance of the group.
The arrival of Denis Le Vot at the head of Regions, Sales and Marketing will further strengthen our international footprint and the performance of our brands. His extensive experience with Renault and the Alliance over thirty years is a considerable asset that will be invaluable to us in meeting the challenges that lie ahead.
Born in 1965, Denis Le Vot holds an engineering degree from the École des mines de Paris, France. He joined Renault in 1990 in Sales & Marketing within the International Operations Department. In 1994, he joins the After Sales Division and becomes Senior Manager Aftersales Product Development.
Appointed successively Aftersales Director of Renault Russia, Sales Director in Belgium, Global Aftersales Marketing & Strategy and then Marketing Director of Renault MAIS in Turkey, he becomes VP, Marketing & Sales of Eurasia Region in 2007. In 2011, he is appointed Deputy Managing Director of Renault Russia and in September 2013, he becomes VP, Sales & Marketing Europe G9.
On April 1st, 2016, he is appointed SVP, Chairman of Eurasia Region and on 23 June, 2016, becomes a member of the Board of Directors of AVTOVAZ.
On January 1st, 2018, Denis Le Vot is appointed Senior Vice President and Chairman of the Management Committee for Nissan North America.
On April 1st, 2019, Denis Le Vot is appointed Alliance SVP, LCV Business Unit and a member of Groupe Renault Management Committee.