Mobility with a future

Valeo is an automotive supplier, partner to all automakers worldwide. As a technology company, Valeo proposes innovative products and systems that contribute to the reduction of CO2 emissions and to the development of intuitive driving. The company headquater is based in Paris, France.

“Valeo has been active in Germany for many decades. German customers contribute for over 30 per cent of the Group’s worldwide turnover.” Derrick Zechmair, Group President Germany at Valeo.

Derrick Zechmair, Group President Germany at Valeo.

Insight: Research & Development Center from Valeo Business Group Comfort and Driving Assistance Systems in Bietigheim, Germany.

Approximately 6,500 employees work for Valeo in Germany. The focal point and company headquarters are located in the town of Bietigheim-Bissingen in the state of Baden-Württemberg. There are also important production, research and development sites and distribution platforms in Bad Rodach,
Bietigheim-Bissingen, Bremen, Frankfurt am Main, Friedrichsdorf/Ts., Gilching, Hockenheim, Kronach-Neuses, München, Neubrandenburg, Ratingen, Rüsselsheim, Wemding und Wolfsburg always in close proximity to its customers.

Valeo is made up of four Business Groups and an aftermarket activity, Valeo Service. The Comfort and Driving Assistance Systems Business Group develops interface systems between the driver, the vehicle and the environment, which help to improve comfort and safety. The Powertrain Systems Business Group develops innovative powertrain solutions aimed at reducing fuel consumption and CO2 emissions. The Thermal Systems Business Group develops and manufactures systems, modules and components to manage the thermal energy of the powertrain and provide comfort inside the cabin for each passenger. The Visibility Systems Business Group designs and produces innovative systems which offer the driver perfect visibility, thereby improving the safety of both driver and passengers. Valeo Service, with its office in Ratingen near Düsseldorf, supplies original equipment spares to automakers and replacement parts to the independent aftermarket. It offers a wide range of products and services for all aftermarket activities worldwide.

Re mote Clean4U™. This revolutionary system enables users to remotely defrost and clean windshields via a smartphone application.

Electric Supercharger. When coupled with an energy recovery system, the electric supercharger can deliver fuel savings of up to 20%.

Valeo SCALA laser device. This technology will be a key enabler for highly automated driving thanks to its extended detection range, wide field of view and accuracy

Valeo GmbH
Valeostraße 1
74321 Bietigheim-Bissingen
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