Automotive design legend
Patrick le Quément (b. 1945, Marseille – France) graduated Industrial Design at Birmingham City University (1966) and Business Administration at Danbury Management Centre – Anglia Ruskin University (1971). Worked for Ford (1981-85) as Chief Designer Ford of Europe, Volkswagen-Audi Group (1985-87) as Director of Advanced Design of Volkswagen-Audi Group and Groupe Renault (1987-2009) as Senior Vice President Renault Corporate Design. Since 2012 works as President of the Advisory Board of The Sustainable Design School and Freelance Designer.
Patrick le Quément is french Knight of the National Order of Merit (1993), honourable Doctor of Birmingham City University (1996) and Knight of the French Order of the Legion of Honor (1998).