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Automotive executive

Jose Joseph Dedeurwaerder, Belgian automotive executive. Served as officer Belgium Navy, 1952-1953. Member Automotive Hall of Fame (bd directors).

Background

Dedeurwaerder, Jose Joseph was born on December 31, 1932 in Brussels. Son of Louis and Philippine (Paternot) Dedeurwaerder.

Education

Graduate in technical engring, Ecole Technique Moyenne Superieure, Belgium, 1953.

Career

Manufacturing director Renault, Belgium, 1958-1967, industrial director Argentina, 1967-1973. Chief executive officer Renault Mexicana, Mexico, 1973-1976. Plant director Renault, Douai, France, 1976-1981.

Executive vice president American Motors Corporation, Detroit, 1981-1982, president, chief operating officer, 1982-1984, president, chief executive officer Southfield, Michigan, 1984-1986, vice chairman, chairman executive committee, 1986-1987. Executive vice president Renault, France, 1987-1988. Also chairman Renault Inc., Southfield.

President, chief executive officer Interbrew, Leuven, Belgium, since 1988.

Membership

Served as officer Belgium Navy, 1952-1953. Member Automotive Hall of Fame (bd directors).

Connections

Married Nelly Antoinette Clemens, May 15, 1954. 1 child, Joelle Cabassol.

father:
Louis Dedeurwaerder

mother:
Philippine (Paternot) Dedeurwaerder

spouse:
Nelly Antoinette Clemens

child:
Joelle Cabassol Dedeurwaerder