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FRANCE: Renault appoints Carlos Tavares as new COO

Renault has unveiled Carlos Tavares as its new chief operating officer following the resignation of Patrick Pelata as a result…

FRANCE: Renault declines comment on Nissan’s Tavares replacing Pelata

Renault is declining to comment on reports Nissan executive vice president and Americas region chief Carlos Tavares is being lined…

FRANCE: Renault to unveil new COO “in weeks”

Renault says it will be a "matter of weeks" before it announces the successor to former chief operating officer (COO)…

COMMENT: Renault’s French president’s man

There are some pretty wild figures flying around in France at the moment concerning any possible compensation to Renault's three…

FRANCE: Pelata resigns COO post as Renault turns “painful leaf”

Renault has implemented sweeping changes to its management structure following its industrial espionage affair, with chief operating officer Patrick Pelata's…

FRANCE: French media say Pelata resigns in ‘spy’ affair

French media are widely reporting Renault chief operating officer Patrick Pelata has stepped down following the manufacturer's industrial espionage case,…

FRANCE: Finance minister floats Renault resignations if mistakes made

France's Finance Minister says if faults have been committed by those at the heart of Renault's so-called spy affair, they…

FRANCE: Renault coy on sacked three executives meeting date

Renault is declining to say when it will meet the three sacked executives in its alleged spy affair or comment…

COMMENT: No French revolution at Renault yet

It's quite the season for auto CEOs to be summoned by the political top brass. First we had Sergio Marchionne…

FRANCE: Ghosn urged to address “dysfunction” in Renault spy affair

Senior French government ministers have demanded to know what caused the "dysfunction" at the heart of the Renault spy scandal.…