21. July 2022

FEV Türkiye has Opened its Fifth Office Location in İzmir

Izmir, Turkey/ Aachen, Germany, July 2022 – FEV Türkiye has opened a new office in Teknopark İzmir on the campus of İzmir Institute of Technology (IZTECH). FEV Türkiye is a subsidiary of globally acting FEV Group and started its operations in 2011. The company today employs a team of 450 experts with campuses in İstanbul, Kocaeli, Ankara, Bursa and now İzmir.

FEV Türkiye, which has formed collaborations with multiple universities since its establishment, has been awarded twice for university-industry cooperations. Today, company celebrates a new collaboration with Teknopark İzmir and IZTECH. In addition, FEV Türkiye was featured in “The Best Workplaces 2022” list published by the Great Place to Work Institute – one of the world’s most prestigious human resources organizations. 

As an innovative engineering service provider in vehicle and software development, automated and autonomous driving, conventional and electrified propulsion systems, FEV Türkiye generates 75 percent of its revenue through order entries from global customers located outside the country.

The company has all of its offices successfully located in technoparks and is now contributing to the innovative technology development of the Aegean region. 

“We are happy to be closer to our partners in the Aegean region. This significantly advances our mission of providing the best service for both our customers and co-workers,” said Dr. Taner Göçmez, Managing Director of FEV Türkiye. “Our purpose is to contribute to the country’s rich culture of engineering and innovation, by developing safer and more sustainable mobility solutions. Within this framework, the ‘Mobility Systems Engineering and Management’ program we created, will be the first of many steps of our Mobility Excellence Center.”

“We are extremely pleased that FEV Türkiye has chosen Teknopark İzmir as their Aegean Region office location. FEV Türkiye is sure to contribute greatly to our technological wealth,” said Prof. Metin Tanoğlu, General Manager, Teknopark İzmir.

“With the growth of Teknopark İzmir, our region will continue to become more attractive to outside investment as a base camp that produces and exports high technology products,” said Prof. Yusuf Baran, IZTECH President and Teknopark İzmir’s Chairman of the Executive Board.

During the office’s opening ceremony, the “Leading and Innovative Mobility Certificate Program”, a collaboration of FEV Türkiye, Teknopark İzmir and IZTECH was announced. The six weeks program started on July 4th . Students who wished to take their automotive engineering skills to the next level, as well as academics and engineers already working in the industry participated in the program and carry on until August 19th.

Update 26/07/22

About FEV
FEV is a leading international, independent service provider for hardware and software in vehicle and powertrain development, as well as the energy industry. The range of competencies includes the development and testing of innovative solutions up to series production and all related consulting services. The range of services for vehicle development includes the design of body and chassis, including the fine tuning of overall vehicle attributes such as driving behavior and NVH. FEV also develops innovative lighting systems and solutions for autonomous driving and connectivity. The electrification activities of powertrains cover powerful battery systems, e-machines and inverters. Additionally, FEV develops highly efficient gasoline and diesel engines, transmissions, EDUs as well as fuel cell systems and facilitates their integration into vehicles suitable for homologation. Alternative fuels are a further area of development. The service portfolio also includes tailor-made test benches and measurement technology as well as software solutions that allow efficient transfer of the essential development steps of the above-mentioned developments, from the road to the test bench or simulation. For defossilization of the entire energy value chain, FEV offers energy management and infrastructure solutions from a single source, which intelligently link and holistically optimize power and heat generation, mobility, and industry. The FEV Group currently employs 7000 highly qualified specialists in customer-oriented development centers at more than 40 locations on five continents.