FEVS has appointed Jens Ludman as executive vice president at development service provider FEV, with responsibility for the company's European operations.

Ludmann formerly worked as chief technology officer for Chinese automotive manufacturer, Qoros Auto.

"While targeting worldwide growth of our business, Europe is still the largest market for FEV," said FEV Group president and CEO, Stefan Pischinger.

"As head of European operations, Ludmann will have a key role to play. We are delighted to gain such an experienced and accomplished colleague."