Within RNBV, the Alliance set up a dedicated team in May 2009 to maximize synergies from both companies. It answers to the Alliance Board and reports directly to Carlos Ghosn.
The team comprises 2 Alliance Global VPs and 5 Alliance Global Directors and reports from a functional stand-point to Christian Mardrus, Alliance Executive VP for Renault-Nissan BV and the Alliance CEO office.
This team is focused on the following priority areas: purchasing, industrial sourcing, common platforms and parts, powertrains, global logistics, IS/IT, research and advanced, zero emission business. Support functions, cooperation with Daimler.