Title: Chief Strategy Officer
Studies: Engineering degree with a specialisation in industrial organisation from the University of Girona (Spain), Master's degree in automotive engineering from the Polytechnic University of Catalonia (UPC), and MBA from the ESADE business school
Josep Maria holds an engineering degree with a specialisation in industrial organisation from the University of Girona (Spain), a Master's degree in automotive engineering from the Polytechnic University of Catalonia (UPC), and an MBA from the ESADE business school.
In 2002, he joined the car manufacturer SEAT S.A and hold various positions in the fields of R&D, product planning and international project management, before being appointed Director of Strategy, Secretary General and Director of Public Affairs of SEAT.
In June 2021, he joined Renault Group as SVP, Strategy and Business Development. He accompanies the implementation of the Renaulution strategy and contributes in particular to the deployment of the company's partnership strategy as well as to the construction of the Revolution phase of the strategic plan. He reports to Luca de Meo, CEO of Renault Group.
On January 15, 2023, Josep Maria Recasens, current SVP, Strategy and Business Development, Renault Group takes also over the management of the Iberian Peninsula countries.
On February 1, 2023, he is appointed Chief Strategy Officer. He becomes a member of the Leadership Team, which replaces the Board of Management (BOM) and the Corporate Management Committee (CMC). This new single management body’s mission will be to ensure the strategic and operational management of Renault Group activities.