Advisory Board – Renato Razon by Desiree Morris | Oct 23, 2023 Renato Razon Renato Razon knows how to influence and guide leaders through difficult people and culture challenges from the recent global pandemic, multiple organization transformations and the continued journey of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion in the workplace. With 20+ years of experience in Human Resources, Renato leads one of the largest HR teams as the Senior Vice President of People Solutions at Cox Automotive. Before joining Cox Automotive in 2018, Renato led human capital development at Mercedes-Benz USA as the Chief Human Resource Officer. He oversaw the company’s talent identification, employee relations, and benefits and compensation. He also spent many years with Daimler Trucks North America and DaimlerChrysler focused on union relations, interpretation of the collective agreement, recruitment, hiring, training, employee development, and policy administration. Renato holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Human Resources with a specialization in HR Development from Oakland University in Rochester, Mich. With roots in Michigan, Renato currently resides in Atlanta, Ga., with his wife and two children. Renato enjoys sporting events – Go Braves!, the Atlanta food scene festivals and environmental volunteer activities.