- Executive Vice-President, Faurecia Clean Mobility
Christophe Schmitt, born in 1959 in Selestat (France), graduated from the University of Colmar (France) where he obtained a Degree in Economics and Controlling (1988) as well as Business Management from French Business School ESSEC (2000).
Christophe started his career at Rudloff in 1979 in the Sales Development department, where he was promoted to Production Director 4 years later. From 1990, at Sommer Allibert, he occupied the position of General Manager in charge of automotive activities, first in England (Washington), then in Germany (1996). In 2001, Christophe Schmitt took over the head of the Volkswagen Division of Faurecia Interior Systems and became the co-manager. In January 2003, he was appointed Industrial Director of Faurecia Interior Systems. He then went on, in July of the same year, to take over the position of Director of the Components activity of Faurecia. In January 2006, Christophe was appointed Executive Vice President of Faurecia Interior Systems, member of the Executive Committee of Faurecia and President of SAS (a 50/50 joint-venture of Faurecia and Continental).
Since May 1, 2013 he holds the position of Executive Vice-President, Faurecia Clean Mobility.
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Faurecia will take part in the Hannover Messe trade show for the first time this year & will demonstrate fuel cell solutions that support the automotive industry’s evolution toward zero-emission...
Amminex, a Faurecia company, and its three partners the Technical University of Graz in Austria, Johnson Matthey, and ICCT have won the European Commission's Horizon Prize in the Engine...
Faurecia announces an investment in the French start-up Enogia in order to enhance its expertise in energy recovery technology.
With air quality increasingly becoming a major concern for cities, there is a growing need for powertrain electrification and new clean technologies.
FAURECIA TO PURCHASE HUG ENGINEERING AND BECOME MAJOR PLAYER IN DEPOLLUTION SYSTEMS FOR HIGH HORSEPOWER ENGINES
Nanterre, France, 22/12/17
Faurecia today announced that it had entered into an agreement for the acquisition of 100% of the Swiss company Hug Engineering.
Faurecia won first price in the Environment category for its Exhaust Heat Recovery System (EHRS) at the 2017 Auto-Moto Innovation Awards on December 5.
Faurecia today inaugurated its new China and Asia Pacific R&D Center in Shanghai, located in the EUREKA Industrial Park in Minhang.
A panel of UK air quality experts have awarded Amminex, a Faurecia-owned company, for its innovative ASDS™ solution removing NOx from the streets of London.
Francfort, Allemagne, 13/09/17
Faurecia announces the signature of a five year agreement with the CEA (French Alternative Energies and Atomic Energy Commission) to collaborate in a research and development program of...
FAURECIA SIGNS A NEW JOINT VENTURE WITH DONGFENG MOTOR CORPORATION AND EXPANDS ITS PARTNERSHIP TO CLEAN MOBILITY
Shanghai, Chine, 04/07/17
Faurecia, one of the world’s largest automotive suppliers, today signed a joint venture agreement for its Clean Mobility business with Dongfeng Motor Parts & Components Group CO., Ltd...
Nanterre, France, 29/06/17
Faurecia, one of the world's largest automotive equipment suppliers, today announced that it has been selected as one of the suppliers within Transport for London’s framework agreement to...
FAURECIA INVESTOR DAY DEMONSTRATES STRONG PROFITABLE GROWTH OF ITS CLEAN MOBILITY BUSINESS DRIVEN BY INNOVATION AND BREAKTHROUGH TECHNOLOGIES
Londres, Royaume-Uni, 27/06/17
At its Investor Day held on 27 June in London, Faurecia focused on Sustainable Mobility. This is one of the Group’s strategic priorities, the other one being Smart Life on Board.
Nanterre, France, 26/06/17
Faurecia, one of the world's largest automotive equipment suppliers, today announced that it has won a contract to retrofit 20 000 Seoul buses and commercial vehicles using its Amminex technology.
Nanterre, France, 15/05/17
Faurecia, one of the world's largest automotive equipment suppliers, announced that it is joining the leading cluster MAI Carbon of the Incorporated Society of Carbon Composites based at...
FAURECIA TO EXHIBIT AT THE AUTO SHANGHAI 2017 ITS LATEST TECHNOLOGIES FOR SUSTAINABLE MOBILITY AND SMART LIFE ON BOARD
Shanghai, Chine, 20/04/17
Faurecia, one of the world's leading automotive equipment suppliers, will be exhibiting its innovative technologies for sustainable mobility and smart life on board at the 17th Shanghai...
Nanterre, France, 16/03/17
As an automotive equipment supplier pioneering innovative solutions for the automotive industry, Faurecia is constantly striving to develop solutions that meet new mobility needs and overcome...
FAURECIA RENAMES ONE OF ITS BUSINESS GROUPS TO ALIGN WITH AUTOMOTIVE MEGATRENDS AND STRATEGY FOR CLEAN MOBILITY
Nanterre, France, 23/01/17
To align with the industry megatrends and boost its long term growth, Faurecia Emissions Control Technologies has reoriented its strategy and becomes Faurecia Clean Mobility.
FAURECIA ACQUIRES AMMINEX TO ACCELERATE EFFICIENT NITROGEN OXIDE REDUCTION FOR PASSENGER AND COMMERCIAL VEHICLES
Nanterre, France, 12/12/16
Faurecia today announced that it has increased its participation in the Danish company Amminex to 91.5% through a share purchase.
Nanterre, France, 13/09/16
Faurecia announces the signature of a cooperation agreement with Renault Trucks (Volvo Group) and Exoès to test the performance of its EHPG (Exhaust Heat Power Generation) system.
Bragança, Portugal, 15/06/16
Faurecia, one of the world’s leading automotive equipment suppliers, inaugurated today its new production operations in Bragança (Portugal), an extension of its emissions control technologies...
Nanterre, France, 25/03/16
On March 24, 2016, two class actions were filed in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan against several suppliers of emissions control systems, alleging...
Auburn Hills, Michigan, États-Unis, 10/03/16
Faurecia Emissions Control Technologies (FECT), the world’s leading player in the field, was honored today with General Motors’ 2015 Supplier of the Year Award.
THE FAURECIA COMPACT EXHAUST HEAT RECOVERY SYSTEM CELEBRATES WORLD FIRST ON THE NEW HYUNDAI IONIQ HYBRID
Nanterre, France, 01/03/16
One third of the energy produced by automotive drivetrains is today lost as heat through the exhaust system.
Nanterre, France, 23/02/16
Faurecia has won the JEC World 2016 Innovation Award for its "one-shot" manufacturing process for visible composite parts; the approach combines structure and aspect in a single part.
Bragança, Portugal, 13/07/15
Faurecia, one of the world’s leading automotive equipment suppliers, announced a new phase of its development in Portugal with the extension of its emissions control technologies industrial...