Stuttgart. The Board of Management of Dr. Ing. h.c. F. Porsche AG, Stuttgart has appointed Marc Ouayoun managing director of Porsche France SA. He succeeds Felix Bräutigam, who has moved to the central sales department of the Stuttgart-based sports car manufacturer, where he is responsible for the European region. The dealer organisation in France, headquartered in the Paris suburb of Boulogne-Billancourt Cedex, is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Porsche AG. The local company manages the sales operation in France and the Maghreb countries (Algeria, Libya, Mauritania, Morocco and Tunisia).
Marc Ouayoun has worked for Porsche since 2006. The 40-year-old marketing expert was previously in charge of sales and development of the dealer network within the French dealer organisation. Ouayoun began his career in 1995 at Daimler and has been responsible for various marketing positions in France, Germany and Great Britain. Before moving to Porsche, he headed up the Smart branches in the greater Paris region.