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 the development of intuitive driving. In 2017, the Group generated sales of 18.6 billion euros and invested 12% of its original equipment sales in Research and Development. As of December 31, 2017, Valeo has 184 plants, 20 research centers, 35 development centers and 15 distribution platforms, and employs 111,600 people in 33 countries worldwide.
Today, the automotive industry is being disrupted by three simultaneous revolutions: powertrain electrification, the rise of automated and connected vehicles, and the development of digital technology, which are giving rise to new forms of mobility.
It is estimated that nearly one billion connected vehicles will be on the road by 2025. Collecting, processing and sharing data with its environment, vehicles are part of the Internet of Things. Through connectivity, cars will be able to make our journey safer, smoother and greener.
Taking these challenges into account, Valeo is positioning itself as a key player in the future of mobility, offering new values through next-generation connected cars and mobility services for car owners, car sharing users, and public transportation passengers.
For that, Valeo is developing a large range of connectivity solutions including cellular and V2X.
Valeo focuses on the driver and develops a range of unique solutions to make driving more intuitive and mobility safer, more connected and greener.