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, with headquarters in Aachen, Germany, is an internationally recognized vehicle development services provider. FEV’s expertise ranges from consulting to the development and testing of innovative vehicle concepts through readiness for serial production. In addition to traditional engine and transmission development, vehicle integration, calibration, and the homologation of state-of-the-art gasoline and diesel engines, increasing importance is being placed on the development of hybrid and electric powertrains as well as alternative fuels. FEV experts focus on the advancement of electronic control systems, as well as connected vehicles and automation.
The “FEV Software and Testing Solutions” product portfolio complements these services with cutting-edge test fields, measuring equipment and software solutions that help make the development process more efficient and transfer significant process steps from the road to the test rig – or even to computer simulation.
FEV offers these services to its transport industry customers around the world. The FEV Group employs over 5700 highly-qualified specialists in high-tech development centers near its customers at 40 locations on four continents.