CEO, Automobile Dacia
Yves Caracatzanis was born in 1964 in Marseille and earned an engineering degree from Ecole Centrale Paris.
He began his career with Bossard Consultants and then Hewlett Packard before joining Renault in 1992 as a Logistics Organisation Project Manager.
He started working at the Renault Flins plant in 1995, where he successively managed the Manufacture Assembly Workshop, then the Paint Department beginning in 1999 and the Quality Department as from 2002 for the launch of the Clio 3.
In 2005, he was appointed SVP of Group Vehicle Prototype Engineering.
In 2008, he participated in the creation of the Group Supply Chain, and became Groupe Renault SVP of the Global Supply Chain in 2010.
From 2013 to 2016, he has been SVP of production and Supply Chain for the Eurasia Region.
Since April 2016 he is Managing Director, Groupe Renault Romania and President and CEO, AUTOMOBILE DACIA.