Renault Spain names new Legal director

Carlos Menor, former Thyssenkrupp Elevator Iberia and Africa head of legal, is, since October 1, new Legal director of Renault Spain

Carlos Menor (pictured) is a lawyer since 1998 and specialises in Business Law regarding Litigation, Negotiation and Contracting Law.

During his career, he spent eight years working for law firms, where large corporations were his clients. He has been head of Legal of ThyssenKrupp Elevators SEAME since 2017, covering Southern Europe, Africa and Middle East. Previously, he was working there as senior legal counsel since 2007. His work has effectively facilitated in-house and external contracts in hundreds of Legal cases, preventing, from a Legal perspective, all type of risks and revenue losses and maintaining control of constituents. Beyond this, he executed and supervised all external lawyers that worked for the company.

As he acknowledges, Legal work is his passion so he also teaches at Saint Louis University, Madrid, where he is a faculty member in the Business Management Department since 2010. He teaches a course on Legal Environment in Business to a group of 30 international students each semester.

On this departure, Carlos Menor said: “After 13 wonderful years, it is time to say farewell to ThyssenKrupp. During these years I have had the privilege to work with great professionals in many regions and countries. I leave behind many colleagues who are now lifelong friends and an incredible team at LEX who I could not be prouder of our achievements and thankful for their support throughout all these years. As I start my new chapter full of enthusiasm, I will not forget what I have learned both personally and professionally. To all of you, thank you for everything, I am so grateful for this journey.”

He graduated in Law from the Universidad Autónoma de Madrid and holds a Master´s degree in Legal Advice Services from the Universidad CEU Cardenal Herrera.

Desire Vidal