Lineau Takayama

Lineu Takayama

Lineu Takayama holds a law degree from the Universidade de Taubaté and completed his postgraduate studies at the Universidade de São Paulo and the Fundação Getulio Vargas.

In 1980, he began his professional career in the personnel sector, working for Ford Brasil, for Autolatina – a joint venture between Ford and Volkswagen in Brazil and Argentina – as well as for Volkswagen do Brasil up until 2005.

Mr. Takayama subsequently took over the position of Personnel Administration, Labor Safety and Labor & Union Relations Manager at Volkswagen Caminhões & Ônibus (now MAN Latin America). In 2007, he became head of the Human Resources Department and in 2016, a member of the Management Board at MAN Latin America with responsibility for Human Resources.