Pascal Bittner, President of Renault Trucks Commercial Europe has been appointed CEO of Renault Trucks France. He will be replacing Marc Martinez who will become the CEO for Renault Trucks in the United Kingdom. These appointments will come into effect on 1 July 2010.
With a business school background, Pascal Bittner joined Renault Trucks in 1976 and successively held the positions of Sales Director for Belgium (1992-1997), CEO of Renault Trucks Switzerland (1997-2000), and then the same position in Benelux (2000-2005). In 2005, he became the President of Renault Trucks Commercial Europe, the company's sales and service outlet network, before this present appointment as CEO of Renault Trucks France.
For his part, Marc Martinez has been appointed CEO of Renault Trucks United Kingdom. Also with a business school background, he joined Renault Trucks in 1988. He became a Regional Manager (1995-1997), and then a Key Account Manager for the French (1998-1999) and International (2000-2001) markets. In 2001, he became Director of Used Vehicles and Director of Key Accounts before taking up his position as CEO of Renault Trucks France in 2005.