Groupe Renault sets a half-year sales record with 1.88 million vehicles sold, up 10.4%. All group brands posted increases in sales volumes and market share. The Renault and Dacia brands set half-year sales records. Renault ranks as the second most sold brand in Europe. All Regions increased their sales volumes and market share.
Tangier, Morocco, July 10, 2017 – Groupe Renault is proud to celebrate the production of the millionth vehicle at the Renault-Nissan plant in Tangier. The design of this efficient and eco-friendly plant, which is unrivalled in the automobile industry, is based on two pillars: designed for zero CO2 emissions and zero industrial effluent discharges.
CHRO of the Year Award for Marie-Françoise Damesin, human resources executive VP with the Renault-Nissan Alliance and Groupe Renault
Neuilly-sur-Seine (France), 12 June 2017 – Marie-Françoise Damesin, human resources executive VP with the Renault-Nissan Alliance and Groupe Renault, was awarded the 2017 CHRO of the Year Trophy. This distinction, founded in 1997 by Cadremploi, Hudson and Le Figaro, promotes the profession of human resources chief, and its strategic contribution to company development. As Ms Françoise Damesin notes in this interview, credit goes to the group’s human resources teams, and the workforce as a whole.
Groupe Renault was recently awarded the RH&M group’s Digital HR Team prize for MaVie@Renault, an employee-centric new digital HR portal providing Groupe Renault’s French employees with a useful and convenient one-stop entry point for accessing full HR information.
Groupe Renault revenues totaled €13,129 million in first quarter 2017
On March 20, Groupe Renault and RCI Bank and Services became partners of Techstars, the globally known American startup accelerator that recently opened a branch in Paris. This open innovation initiative is continuing Groupe Renault’s culture of partnerships and a key component of an innovation ecosystem. Discover Nadine Alibert-Frégeac's expert opinion on open innovation.
RCI Bank and Services, the Groupe Renault subsidiary specializing in automotive services and finance, and the ESCP Europe business school are launching a European competition on automotive mobility for the under-30 age group, inviting a hundred students to come up with innovative transport solutions for the younger generations.
After Silicon Valley and Tel Aviv, Renault has opened a third Renault Open Innovation Lab called "Le Square" in Paris. By organising Renault internal teams to cooperate with startups and external partners, it aims to define new ways of working and to explore the future of mobility.
In 2017, the Stepway family is growing with the New Logan MCV Stepway, a modern and generous wagon with an adventurous spirit!
“When I was little I used to play with building sets. And that’s what I do in my job today: I build cars that, I hope, will be appreciated by our customers.”