Company profile

Valeo is a world leader in the design, production and marketing of automotive equipment. Net sales break down by family of products as follows:
  • Visibility systems (30%): lighting systems (worldwide leader) and wiper systems (worldwide leader) to ensure visibility and safety for drivers in all weather conditions, in both day and night;
  • Powertrain systems (27%; n°2 worldwide): to reduce CO₂ emissions and fuel consumption around: electrification of powertrain, transmissions automation all automatic gearboxes, air loop management;
  • Thermal systems (24%; n°2 worldwide): to optimize thermal management in the cabin through pollution emissions reduction, battery range optimization and passengers health and well-being protection;
  • Comfort and driving assistance systems (19%; n°2 worldwide): detection systems (largest range of smart sensors and features portfolio on the market), advanced human-machine interfaces and connected cars from short-range to long-range connectivity.
At the end of 2018, the group owned 186 production sites throughout the world.

Source: Cofisem - Last Update: 26 Jul 2019
Key Executives
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Jacques Aschenbroich
Chief Financial Officer Robert Charvier
VP, Communication Fabienne de Brébisson
Investor Relations Thierry Lacorre
General Counsel Éric-Antoine Fredette
Human Resources Director Bruno Guillemet
Director Research & Development Jean-François Tarabbia
Source: Cofisem - Last Update: 26 Jul 2019
Key figures
Millenium 2018 2017 2016 2015 2014
Net sales 19,124,000 18,484,000 16,519,000 14,544,000 12,725,000
Income from ordinary activities 19,124,000 18,484,000 16,519,000 14,544,000 12,725,000
Operating income 1,036,000 1,402,000 1,301,000 999,000 859,000
Cost (net) of financial indebtedness -66,000 -73,000 -83,000 -84,000 -91,000
Equity-accounted companies' contribution to results
Net profit from discontinued activities
Net income 642,000 956,000 983,000 774,000 593,000
Net income (Group share) 546,000 877,000 925,000 729,000 562,000
Fiscal year end 12.18 12.17 12.16 12.15 12.14
Length of fiscal year (month) 12 12 12 12 12
Currency & Unit EUR - thousands EUR - thousands EUR - thousands EUR - thousands EUR - thousands
Account Standards
Source: Cofisem - Last Update: 26 Jul 2019
Shareholder information
Caisse des Dépôts et Consignations (CDC) 7.29 %
Harris Associates LP 5.17 %
Bpifrance Participations 5.15 %
Norges Bank 5.14 %
Citigroup Global Markets Limited 4.10 %
JP Morgan Chase & Company 2.15 %
Employees 2.08 %
Group-owned stock 1.24 %
Source: Cofisem - Last Update: 29 Apr 2019

Address

Valeo

43 Rue Bayen
FR-75848 Paris Cedex 17
France
Source: Cofisem - Last Update: 26 Jul 2019

Contact

Thierry Lacorre
Source: Cofisem - Last Update: 26 Jul 2019