Romania is progressively turning into a “launch pad” for Renault executives to advance to the Lada model, after nearly all native French executives have been later appointed to divisions in Russia.
Thus, beginning with January 1, 2021, the Design Heart of the Renault Group in Bucharest shall be coordinated by Ory Yohann as Head of Studio Design. He replaces Jean Philippe Salar, who turns into Vice President of Design for the Lada model in Russia.
Who will coordinate the Design Heart of the Renault Group in Bucharest
Ory Yohann is a graduate of the Ecole des Beaux-Arts (Nancy) and the Ecole Nationale Supérieure de Création Industrielle (Paris) in France. Previous to his appointment as head of the design heart, he was lead designer for Alpine, the Renault Group’s sports activities model.
After finishing internships in design (Fondation Odon Vallée, Paris Metropolis Corridor and Decathlon), in 2005 he joined as a designer on the Satellite tv for pc Design Heart of the Renault Group in Paris.
Since 2007 he has been a part of the Technocentre staff. And in 2010, he grew to become a Senior Designer. Since 2013 he has been expatriating to South Korea as a Lead Designer at Renault Design Asia. Then, in 2018, Yohann returns to France, at Technocentre, as Lead Designer. He put his designer footprint on the outside of a number of the Renault fashions (Mégane Sedan, Grand Scenic, Captur, Clio Property), in response to ZF
Jean Philippe Salar has 24 years of expertise within the group
Jean Philippe Salar has 24 years of expertise within the Renault Group. He has contributed to the event of a number of Renault and Dacia fashions: Twingo, Clio 3, Scénic, Trafic 2, Fluence, Mégane convertible, Mégane station wagon, Kwid, Duster and the third era of Logan, Sandero and Sandero Stepway fashions, lately launched in Romania.
After graduating with a grasp’s diploma in Transport Design at Strate Ecole de Design, Jean Philippe Salar made his debut as an Exterior Designer at Renault, in 1996, within the Business Autos division. Right here it contributes to the event of the Visitors 2 mannequin.
Since 2000 he has joined the Renault Satellite tv for pc Design Heart in Barcelona (Spain). In 2001, Salar returned to France to the Technocentre. Between 2004 and 2005 he was a part of the design staff at Renault Samsung Motors (RSM), the place he contributed to the SM5 and SM7 fashions.
Subsequently, in 2005 he returned to the Technocentre and took part within the improvement of your complete Mégane vary. In 2008 he grew to become the top of the Renault Design Studio in Mumbai, India, the place he developed, collectively along with his staff, the design of the Duster, Pulse, Scala and Kwid fashions. After the expertise in India, Jean Philippe Salar returns to RSM as venture supervisor. Since 2015, he has taken over the administration of the RDCE in Romania.
Renault Design Central Bucharest was lately launched
Renault Design Central Bucharest was established in 2007 and is situated in Renault Bucharest Linked. It’s a part of the worldwide community of satellite tv for pc design facilities of the group.
The brand new Design Heart in Bucharest was lately inaugurated and has a a lot bigger space and new gear (milling machine, portray sales space). The groups perform the design for autos with a world vocation, with the assistance of its 40 workers (design, bodily and digital modeling). On the event of the inauguration of the brand new headquarters, the groups ready a Duster mannequin – an train in type, the car taking a look prepared for journey.