Since its foundation in 1923, Valeo thinks and breathes innovation. It is the Group’s driver of growth but also its passion. Innovation must continuously respond to a key challenge: designing cars that are ever of the future more intuitive, autonomous, connected and respectful of the environment.
To serve its customers around the world and fulfil their demands most effectively, Valeo operates in 30 countries and works closely with the major global automakers on all their markets.
This ensures that the group is able to rise to the challenges of the market by tailoring its approach at a global and/or local level, as necessary, in its relations with automakers.
As of the end of December 2016, Valeo has:
- 91,800 employees in 32 countries
- 20 research centers
- 38 development centers
- 155 production sites
- 15 distribution platforms