Effective April 1, 2019, he will succeed Hervé Guyot who is retiring.
Yann Brillat-Savarin began his career in 2004 at Michelin, where he held a number of operational functions. In 2010 he joined the Paris office of Boston Consulting Group as a consultant in strategy. In 2014 he was named Chief Operations Officer at the Rousselet group. He joined Faurecia in March 2018 as Vice-President, Marketing and Strategy for the Clean Mobility business. Yann Brillat-Savarin, 39, is a graduate of Mines Paris Tech and Sciences Po Paris.
Patrick Koller, Chief Executive Officer of Faurecia declared:
“Hervé Guyot actively contributed to the Group’s international development and the acceleration of its technological strategy. Demonstrating professionalism and determination, Hervé Guyot oversaw our development in China through numerous joint ventures, the implementation of a robust technological ecosystem, the launch of Faurecia Ventures and the Clarion acquisition project. With the Executive Committee, I would like to warmly thank Hervé for all of his contributions to the transformation of Faurecia. I would also like to extend a warm welcome to Yann, who is now in charge of pursuing the implementation of Faurecia’s strategy.”