Chief Executive, De Beers Group
Philippe Mellier is the Chief Executive of The De Beers Group of Companies and a member of the De Beers SA Board.
Prior to this role, he was Executive Vice-President of the Alstom Group, Senior Vice-President at Renault, Chairman and Chief Executive of Renault Trucks at Volvo AB and a member of the Volvo Group executive committee. He began his career at the Ford Motor Company, where he worked in various senior management positions.
Philippe has a degree in mechanical engineering from the École Nationale Supérieure de Techniques Avancées in Paris and an MBA from INSEAD.