Carlos Tavares is a Portuguese businessperson who has been the head of 6 different companies.
He is Chairman-Management Board at Peugeot SA and Chairman-Supervisory Board of Opel Automobile GmbH and Chairman at Peugeot Citroën Automobiles SA (both are subsidiaries of Peugeot SA).
He is also on the board of Total SA, Airbus SE and Banque PSA Finance SA and Chairman at Fondation PSA Peugeot Citroën.
He previously held the position of President of European Automobile Manufacturers Association, Chief Operating Officer for Renault SA, General Manager-Micro Enterprise at Bed & Breakfast Association of Kentucky, Member-Managing Board at Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi Alliance and Director at Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. and Chairman & President of Nissan North America, Inc. (a subsidiary of Nissan Motor Co., Ltd.).
Carlos Tavares received an undergraduate degree from École Centrale Paris.