Alain Uyttenhoven, Vice President of Toyota Motor Europe. Head of Lexus Europe

Alain Uyttenhoven has been appointed head of Lexus Europe in January 2014 after a stint of 2,5 years as Vice President of Product Planning for the Toyota Brand and 3 years as Managing Director of Toyota in Germany.

Mr. Uyttenhoven joined Toyota Motor Marketing Europe in November 2004 as Vice President in charge of After Sales.

His automotive career started in 1986. Since then, he has held several management positions in Retail, Sales & Marketing and Product Planning while working for Daimler Chrysler (Mercedes-Benz Group) and General Motors (Opel Division).

His academic background includes Master Degrees in Mechanical Engineering and Business Administration.

Alain was born in 1961, he is married and has two sons.