Automotive smart technology expert
Mr. Dupont has 30 years of senior executive experience in the automotive industry. He has been the president of Valeo $3.7B Powertrain Systems Business Group since 2015, overseeing 18,000 employees, 37 industrial Sites, 5 research centers and 16 development centers. As the group’s president he is focused on increasing the positioning of powertrain systems in the domains of electrification, transmission automation and clean engine. Previously, during his vast career at Valeo, he was General Manager of Passenger Car Transmissions since 2006, becoming a Director in 2008. He was then appointed Manual Transmissions Vice President in 2011. In this role, he managed the worldwide growth of the Transmission Systems Product Group.