Peugeot South Africa – The Supervisory Board appoints two new members to the Managing Board


Peugeot LogoAt their meeting of the 13th March 2012, the Supervisory Board of PSA Peugeot Citroën chaired by Thierry Peugeot appointed to the Managing Board Jean-Baptiste de Chatillon, Group Financial Director and Jean-Christophe Quémard, Director of Programmes.

The Président of the Supervisory Board of PSA Peugeot Citroën, Thierry Peugeot declared: “Jean-Baptiste de Chatillon and Jean-Christophe Quémard today joined the Managing Board of the Group. These two highly respected directors who have an excellent knowledge of the Group will help intensify the actions of the Managing Board in the deployment of its strategy, with the support of the Supervisory Board.”

Jean-Christophe Quémard, 52, graduated from Ecole des Mines de Saint-Etienne and Ecole du Pétrole et des Moteurs. He joined PSA Peugeot Citroën in 1986 and occupied various positions notably as a Director in the platforms and automotive techniques Department. In 2008 he was appointed Purchasing Director, and a year later he became a member of the Executive Committee. In September 2010 he was appointed Executive Vice-President, Programmes.

Jean-Baptiste de Chatillon joined the Group in 1989. In 1996 he joined the Corporate Finance Department. In 2001 he joined Citroën where he was initially responsible for European Imports, before being named as Managing Director of Citroën Belgium and Luxembourg. In 2006, he was appointed as Director of Warranties, then in 2007 he became Group Financial Controller. In January 2012 he was appointed Executive Vice-President Finance.

Jean-Baptiste de Chatillon, 46, graduated from Paris Dauphine (France) and Lancaster University (UK).