Vice President Corporate and Strategic Planning, Renault
Jacques Verdonck has been Vice President, Corporate and Strategic Planning at Renault since September 2001. He is also Vice President in charge of the AvtoVAZ Partnership. From April 2000 until August 2001, he was Director in charge of the Commercial Strategy and Planning Department at Renault. Before that, Mr Verdonck spent two years as Executive Vice President of Irisbus after having negotiated and created the bus JV between Renault and Iveco. For the six years prior, he was in charge of strategy and cooperation at Renault V.I. - Mack.
Before entering the automotive sector, he managed for 8 years a consulting firm in the field of Quality, standardization and testing and his first entitlement was with the French Ministry of Industry. Mr Verdonck is a graduate of the Ecole Polytechnique and Ecole des Mines engineering schools.