Alliance Senior Vice President, Product Development 1
Christian Steyer is graduated from Ecole Centrale de Paris in France. He joined the Groupe Renault in 1984 in the field of digital simulation.
After working for two years as assistant to Chairman Louis Schweitzer, he was appointed in 1999 as Director of Engineering Quality and in 2005 as Director of Customer Performance. He took the position of Development Range Director for Megane in 2008, working for product developments in South Korea and Turkey.
In 2010 he became Development Range Director for New Twingo and coordinated the first large-scale project with Daimler. He was awarded as the ‘Manager of the year’ by CEO Carlos Ghosn for the success of this strategic partnership.
In 2014 he was appointed as Development Range Director for the D segment and in 2015 he took over responsibility for Vehicle Development and Upstream Project Management. At that time, he also became responsible for the Vehicle Engineering Cross Company Team coordinating collaborative work with Nissan on vehicle platforms and projects and he still holds this role.
On April 1st, 2018 he was named Alliance Senior Vice President, in charge of Product Development for A and B segments, as well as for vans. He also has the global responsibility for all vehicles of Groupe Renault.
He is member of the Renault Management Committee.