biography Mark Sutcliffe

Title: Alliance Senior Vice President, Industrial Strategy
and Supply Chain Management
Year of birth: 1964
Studies: Degree of Electrical and Electronic Engineering
at the University of Newcastle upon Tyne (England)


Born in England in 1964, Mark Sutcliffe studied Electrical and Electronic Engineering at the University of Newcastle upon Tyne where he was awarded the RW Mann Scholarship.He worked in the consumer packaging industry for Metal Box Plc. before joining Nissan in 1991.

He held various positions in Production, Quality, Engineering and Production Control at Nissan Sunderland Plant before being appointed VP, Supply Chain Management and Purchasing Nissan Europe in 2007.

Mark Sutcliffe became the first leader of Alliance Logistics Europe in 2009. Following 4 years in the Aerospace Industry as Director of Planning and Production Control for Rolls Royce Group, he re-joined the Automotive Industry as VP Renault Group Supply Chain and became Alliance Global Vice President Supply Chain Management on 1st April 2014.

Mark Sutcliffe was appointed Alliance Senior Vice President, Industrial Strategy and Supply Chain Management on 1st April 2018. Mark Sutcliffe sits on the Supply Chain Executive Advisory Boards of both Academic and Industry Organisations. He is a member of Groupe Renault Management Committee.