PSA Peugeot and Citroen Group-owned Stellantis’ has announced that it has appointed Chris Taylor to a newly created role of chief digital information officer.
Taylor (LinkedIn profile) took up his role this week and will be responsible for leading Stellantis’ transformation into a sustainable mobility technology company, driving its digital strategy. He will also be responsible for improving IT project execution and organisational efficiency. He will report to Xavier Chéreau, Stellantis’ chief human resources and transformation officer.
Taylor joins from software company Service where he was chief transformation officer based in France. Prior to that he was VP of commercial cyber security at Airbus Inc from 2018 to 2021.
“Chris brings deep knowledge of cutting-edge digital technology to support our sophisticated business needs, both at Stellantis and for our customers,” said Carlos Tavares, Stellantis CEO.
“His background in cyber security, new business models and customer-centric solutions will drive the business value we require to meet our aggressive Dare Forward 2030 targets.”
Taylor joins Stellantis with almost 30 years of global IT experience across multiple industries, including aviation, manufacturing, software, and telecom.