In order to support the transformation of its activities and the environment in which it operates, the manufacturer's French subsidiary has made three appointments to its management committee.
Set of musical chairs within Jaguar Land Rover France. The boss of the branch Steven de Ploey announced three internal appointments, including those of David Bucher. After 8 years in the direction of the marketing and external relations department, he was appointed financial director. This ESTACA graduate, with a specialization in management, joined Citroën’s France sales department in 1996. In 2000, he joined Général Motors France as a business advisor for the Opel brand, in the Paris region, before becoming product manager in 2004. The following year, he was promoted to Sales and Marketing Support Director, then, in 2008, Network Development Director and finally Opel Marketing Director in 2010. Marketing and External Relations Director of Jaguar Land Rover France from 2012 to 2020, he has since held on September 21, 2020, the position of CFO, after the departure of Marjorie Parguel outside of society.
Second appointment, that of Laurent Letourneur. Currently Jaguar Land Rover France Director of Operations, he took over the Marketing and External Relations Department yesterday, Monday, October 19. Laurent Letourneur is a graduate of the Rouen Business School and of ESLSCA. He started his career at Jaguar France as a marketing assistant, then moved to Ford France’s customer service department as Ford Service region manager. In 2001, he began to coordinate the marketing and sales of Ford Service for the northeast regions. In 2002 he became regional manager for Jaguar Land Rover France before joining the marketing department. He led Jaguar France sales from 2006 to 2012, then became COO of Jaguar Land Rover France in 2012, a position he will hold until his current appointment.
Finally, the third and final nomination, that ofOlivier Andrieu. Currently director of after-sales and customer relations, he replaces Laurent Letourneur as director of operations. A graduate of the Ecole Des Cadres, Olivier Andrieu started out as District Manager for Seat from 1998 to 2000, then joined Nissan as Network Training Manager, then after-sales Marketing Director. He then became in 2006, after-sales marketing director of General Motors, then head of sales of parts and accessories Opel, Chevrolet & Saab in 2008, before becoming after-sales director of Chevrolet from 2009 to 2013. He joined Jaguar Land Rover France in 2013, as after-sales and customer relations director, and today becomes operations director. Its replacement will be the subject of a later announcement.