70 Rue Pleyel
93285 Saint-Denis cedex
Phone Number: +33 1 49 45 32 32
One of the world's largest suppliers of the automotive industry
Valeo arised in 1923 from the corporation Ferodo near Paris and has been since one of the largest suppliers to the automotive industry and is regarded as original equipment supplier. Initially, the company sold brake pads and clutch linings of the English company Ferodo until they finally created their own production. In the following decades, the company expanded its product fields widely from: braking systems (1961), thermal systems (1962), Electronic Components and Systems (1963), Lighting (1970) Electrical Systems (1978), international branches opened in Spain (1963), Italy (1964) and Brazil (1974). Today, Valeo employs 73,300 people in 28 countries around the world in 123 production sites and generated sales of EUR 12 billion in 2013.
Various breakdowns for a continuous growth
The entire Valeo Group is subdivided into four different business groups consisting of nine product families: Comfort and Driving Assistance Systems: With Interior Controls, and security systems; Powertrain system with engine management and electrical systems and transmission; Thermal Systems with air-conditioning systems, engine cooling systems and compressors; Visibility system with wiper systems and lighting systems. With this product range the spectrum of the product range becomes visible. Through a variety of acquisitions and development enhancements, the company belongs to the circle of the world's most important suppliers to the automotive and commercial vehicle industry.
Valeo Services offers more than just spare parts
Regardless of the size of the company Valeo puts enormous emphasis on customer focus and satisfaction. Valeo Services was established which supplies the aftermarket, the automotive dealers, independent repair shops and spare part dealers in over 100 countries around the world with products of the Valeo group. Here all customers are always kept up to date and informed about changes and developments. This creates an intimate relationship between the Valeo Group and all clients and customers.