Valeo has announced that Serge Le Berre has been appointed as Group Technical Vice President. He will be responsible for further developing the Group’s industrial and quality strategy.
Le Berre joins Valeo from the Kaizen Institute where he served as President and Senior Partner since 1994. There he acted as advisor for several large organisations mainly in the automotive industry. Valeo says that Le Berre has been instrumental in implementing all aspects of lean manufacturing inspired by the pioneering Toyota Production System.

Thierry Morin, Chairman of Valeo’s Management Board, commented: “We are very pleased with this appointment. Serge Le Berre brings with him a wealth of experience gained at the Kaizen Institute in all aspects of industrial organization and quality.”