Jérôme  Olive

Jérôme Olive

Alliance Executive Vice President, Alliance Manufacturing Engineering & Supply Chain Management, Renault-Nissan Alliance

Biography

Jérôme Olive was appointed Alliance Executive Vice President, Alliance Manufacturing Engineering & Supply Chain Management, for the Renault-Nissan Alliance in August 2015. Previously, he was Senior Vice President at Renault for Manufacturing and Logistics in Europe.
 
In his new position, Olive is in charge of further accelerating integration within the Alliance Manufacturing Engineering & Supply Chain Management function. The function is one of four key converged Renault and Nissan units. The others are Purchasing, Engineering and Human Resources, which were also set up on April 1, 2014.
 
Olive joined Renault in 1982. He held various manufacturing-related positions at the Sandouville, Fonderie de Bretagne and Douai plants in France before he was promoted to General Manager of the Douai plant in 2004. In 2010, he joined Renault’s subsidiary Dacia – maker of the popular Logan model – as Managing Director of the Renault Group in Romania and Managing Director of Dacia. In 2013, he was appointed Industrial Director for Renault’s Euromed-Africa Region, in addition to his role as Managing Director of Dacia. He was promoted to Senior Vice President, Manufacturing and Logistics Europe in January 2014, responsible for 16 production sites.