Thierry Bolloré has been appointed to the role of Chief Executive Officer of Jaguar Land Rover, effective 10 September 2020. Bolloré previously served as CEO of Groupe Renault and in senior positions at global automotive supplier Faurecia.
Bolloré succeeds Prof Sir Ralf Speth, who will take up the previously announced position of Non-Executive Vice Chairman of Jaguar Land Rover plc.
Bolloré says: “Jaguar Land Rover is known around the world for its peerless brand heritage, exquisite design and deep engineering integrity. It will be my privilege to lead this company through what continues to be the most testing time of our generation.”
Natarajan Chandrasekaran, Chairman of Tata Sons, Tata Motors and Jaguar Land Rover plc, adds: “I am delighted to welcome Thierry to Jaguar Land Rover. An established global business leader with a proven track record of implementing complex transformations. Thierry will bring a wealth of experience to one of the most revered positions in the industry.”
JLR has been part of Tata Motors since 2008.