Renault has created a position of VP Brands Communications as part of the project to develop the organisation around its brands.

From 15 November, 2020, Christian Stein will be appointed to the new post and will report to Catherine Gros, SVP Communications, Public Affairs, Social and Sustainable Impact, Groupe Renault.

Stein's mission will be to develop brands and products communications and to ensure consistency between the communication of these brands and that of the Group alongside Frédéric Texier, VP Group Communications.

Stein has been Seat's director of Communications and Institutional Relations since 2015. Previously he was marketing director of the Seat brand, which he joined in 2011.

Stein started his career at PSA in 1991 where he held various positions in marketing (marketing director at Peugeot Belux and then UK), sales (sales manager and then Dealership director at Peugeot in Belgium) and for the group's financial department (PSA Spain).