Carlos Tavares

PSA IN CRISIS: SPECIAL REPORT

How PSA and France ran out of gas

Dec. 4, 2013 12:34 CET
PSA has spent years watching rivals find great success outside of Europe. Now both PSA and France must find a way -- if there is one -- to compete globally. In PSA's case, the company's future is at stake.... Read More »

 

Ex-Renault COO Tavares finds a job at the top

12:01 am U.S. ET | Dec. 2, 2013
In August, the career of Carlos Tavares, 55, looked in jeopardy when the COO of Renault mused to Bloomberg News that he would like to be CEO of General Motors or Ford.... Read More »

 

French gov't tells PSA to review Varin's future pension benefits

Nov. 27, 2013 12:07 CET
The French government told PSA to review an "inappropriate" pension award to outgoing CEO Philippe Varin for which it has set aside 21 million euros ($28.5 million) in provisions.... Read More »

 

BRUCE GAIN

Tavares gets his wish

7:19 am U.S. ET | Nov. 26, 2013
Carlos Tavares said this summer that he wanted to be CEO of a global automaker. His wish has been granted.... Read More »

 

PSA CEO succession seen as key to completing Dongfeng alliance deal

4:30 am U.S. ET | Nov. 26, 2013
PSA's move to name former Renault No. 2 Carlos Tavares as its future CEO could help secure an alliance with Dongfeng Motor Corp., which may be the carmaker's last chance to end its reliance on Europe's slumping car market.... Read More »

 

PSA CEO succession seen as key to completing Dongfeng alliance deal

Nov. 26, 2013 10:30 CET
PSA's move to name former Renault No. 2 Carlos Tavares as its future CEO could help secure an alliance with Dongfeng Motor Corp., which may be the carmaker's last chance to end its reliance on Europe's slumping car market.... Read More »

 

PSA hires Tavares as next CEO

Nov. 25, 2013 19:13 CET
PSA has hired former Renault executive Carlos Tavares to replace Philippe Varin as CEO in 2014.... Read More »

 

PSA names ex-Renault COO Tavares to succeed CEO Varin

3:13 am U.S. ET | Nov. 25, 2013
PSA Peugeot Citroen today named former Renault executive Carlos Tavares as its next CEO in a move that may help to secure new funding from Chinese partner Dongfeng.... Read More »

 

PSA said to discuss hiring ex-Renault COO Tavares to succeed CEO Varin

3:13 am U.S. ET | Nov. 25, 2013
PSA CEO Philippe Varin plans to step down next year and hire former Renault COO Carlos Tavares as his replacement, people familiar with the matter said. Varin wants Tavares to initially serve as his No. 2 while he focuses on completing talks with China's Dongfeng Motor to expand an existing partnership.... Read More »

 

Nissan promotes Europe boss to chief performance officer

Nov. 1, 2013 09:53 CET
Nissan's Europe boss, Trevor Mann, has been promoted to chief performance officer of the automaker as part of a sweeping management overhaul executed by CEO Carlos Ghosn.... Read More »

 

JASON STEIN

What's that? A hint of optimism in Frankfurt?

12:01 am U.S. ET | Sept. 16, 2013
Somewhere among BMW's indoor racetrack of electric cars, the bright lights of Audi's upside-down city and a Mercedes-Benz hall so large it could have swallowed Duesseldorf, Europe felt better about itself for a few minutes last week.... Read More »

 

Renault promotes Bollore, Stoll after departure of COO Tavares

Sept. 9, 2013 18:34 CET
Renault promoted internal executives to two new positions created following the resignation of COO Carlos Tavares. Thierry Bollore will focus on developing and building vehicles, while Jerome Stoll will be responsible for marketing and sales.... Read More »

 

BRUCE GAIN

Renault-Nissan will struggle to find Ghosn's successor

12:01 am U.S. ET | Sept. 5, 2013
Renault-Nissan will have a more difficult time picking CEO Carlos Ghosn's successor in the wake of the departure of COO Carlos Tavares.... Read More »

 

BRUCE GAIN

Renault-Nissan will struggle to find Ghosn's successor

12:01 am U.S. ET | Sept. 5, 2013
Renault-Nissan will have a more difficult time picking CEO Carlos Ghosn's successor in the wake of the departure of Chief Operating Officer Carlos Tavares.... Read More »

 

Renault adapts management structure after COO Tavares exit

Sept. 3, 2013 12:19 CET
Renault will appoint a chief performance officer and a chief competitiveness officer to replace Chief Operating Officer Carlos Tavares, who stepped down last week.... Read More »

 

Tavares sought expanded role at Renault under Ghosn, report says

Aug. 30, 2013 06:01 CET
Renault COO Carlos Tavares proposed that he take on a wider role at the carmaker but CEO Carlos Ghosn turned down the request, prompting Tavares to leave and seek a top post elsewhere, sources said.... Read More »

 

Tavares sought expanded role at Renault under Ghosn, report says

12:04 pm U.S. ET | Aug. 29, 2013
Renault COO Carlos Tavares proposed this week in meetings with CEO Carlos Ghosn that he take on a wider role at the French carmaker, two people familiar with the matter said. Ghosn turned down the request, Bloomberg reported late Thursday, prompting Tavares to leave and seek a top post elsewhere.... Read More »

 

Renault COO Tavares steps down after saying he would like to run GM or Ford

Aug. 29, 2013 11:45 CET
Renault Chief Operating Officer Carlos Tavares will step down from his post two weeks after publicly saying that he would like to run General Motors or Ford.... Read More »

 

LUCA CIFERRI

What's next for Tavares, Ghosn and Renault?

12:01 am U.S. ET | Aug. 29, 2013
Carlos Tavares and Renault had no choice but to part ways. Tavares is 55 and wants to be the CEO at a global automaker sooner rather than later.... Read More »

 

LUCA CIFERRI

What's next for Tavares, Ghosn and Renault?

12:01 am U.S. ET | Aug. 29, 2013
Carlos Tavares and Renault had no choice but to part ways. Tavares is 55 and wants to be the CEO at a global automaker sooner rather than later.... Read More »

 

Tavares tells Detroit: I'm ready to run the show

12:01 am U.S. ET | Aug. 19, 2013
As the top lieutenant to Renault CEO Carlos Ghosn, Carlos Tavares told Bloomberg he's not likely to succeed his boss, who's just 59 and doesn't appear to be going anywhere. So he'd like to be considered for the top job at General Motors or Ford.... Read More »

 

Renault COO Tavares says he'd like to run GM or Ford

8:24 pm U.S. ET | Aug. 13, 2013
As the top lieutenant to Renault SA CEO Carlos Ghosn, Carlos Tavares admits he's unlikely to succeed his boss, who's just 59. So he wants to run General Motors or Ford. instead. "We have a big leader and he is here to stay," said Tavares, who turns 55 today. "Anyone who is passionate about the auto industry comes to a conclusion that there is a point where you have the energy and appetite for a No. 1 position."... Read More »

 

Renault's Tavares says he'd like to run GM or Ford

Aug. 14, 2013 02:24 CET
Renault Chief Operating Officer Carlos Tavares admits he's unlikely to succeed his boss Carlos Ghosn. So he wants to run General Motors or Ford instead.... Read More »

 

Renault pushes Twingo upscale; will drop 3-door version

June 26, 2013 10:10 CET
Renault has high hopes for its new Twingo minicar, which will switch to a five-door layout in a move that may help the automaker win customers downsizing from larger vehicles.... Read More »

 

AUTOMOTIVE NEWS EUROPE E-MAGAZINE

Late-arriving French automakers hope China's love for French luxury brands will lead to sales boom

June 3, 2013 06:01 CET
German automakers have long seen China as a key market. Now their late-arriving French rivals hope to catch up fast with help from the popularity of France's fashion brands.... Read More »

 

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