Realignment of board of management at FEV Europe GmbH focuses on continuity
Dr. Norbert Alt named Chairman of the Executive Board of FEV Europe GmbH which is additionally strengthened by Jürgen Koopsingraven
International engineering service provider FEV strengthens its customer orientation in Europe and appoints a Tier1-experienced manager for further development and optimized efficiency:
Effective May 1, 2017, executive vice president Dr. Norbert Alt becomes chairman of the executive board of FEV Europe GmbH. In this function he follows Dr. Jens Ludmann who accepted a new position as COO at McLaren Automotive, a customer of FEV. Dr. Alt has worked in various positions at FEV since 1989. As vice president business region Europe & South America, he has been responsible for sales in those regions and was appointed executive vice president in 2016.
In addition, effective April 1, Jürgen Koopsingraven was appointed as executive vice president of FEV Europe GmbH. Jürgen Koopsingraven offers a track record of international professional experience in the automotive supplier industry. Following positions in the Czech Republic and as a Senior Department Manager for Accounting, among others, he most recently became the Head of Corporate Strategy at KSPG Automotive (now Rheinmetall Automotive) with responsibility for business development and the strategy of the automotive supplier.
The FEV Group is a leading international service provider for turnkey vehicle development. Its range of engineering competencies includes consulting, development and testing of innovative vehicles and their powertrains from concept to series production. The range of services for propulsion systems include modern, highly efficient gasoline and diesel engines, transmissions, hybrid and fully electric drive systems and fuel cell systems as well as their integration, calibration and homologation into the vehicle. Further core topics at FEV are alternative fuels, the development of electronic control systems, vehicle connectivity and the automation of vehicles through hardware and software development. The service portfolio is fulfilled by customized test bench and measurement equipment including software solutions that allow essential work stages to be efficiently transferred from the road to the test bench or simulation.
The FEV Group employs more than 6700 highly qualified specialists in customer-oriented development centers at more than 40 locations on 5 continents.