Patrice Le Guyader will take over as executive vice president of Kolín, Central Bohemia-based carmaker Toyota Peugeot Citroën Automobile Czech as of July 1, 2011, as part of a regular rotation of personnel. He will replace Bernard Million-Rousseau, who is returning to PSA Peugeot Citroën — one of the partners in the joint venture with Toyota — after the more than three years in TPCA.
Kolín, Central Bohemia-based carmaker Toyota Peugeot Citroën Automobile Czech reported unaudited pre-tax profit of Kč 1.4 billion for the full year 2010, based on revenue of Kč 44 billion. Production was down 11 percent over the previous year, due largely to the end of incentives in Germany for buying new cars. The company paid some Kč 6.3 billion in wages in 2010 and contributed Kč 2.2 billion to the state budget.