About Jacques Aschenbroich
Jacques Aschenbroich, an engineering graduate of the École des mines, held several positions in the French administration and served in the Prime Minister’s office in 1987 and 1988.
He then pursued an industrial career in the Saint-Gobain group from 1988 to 2008. After having managed subsidiaries in Brazil and Germany, he became Managing Director of the Flat Glass Division of Compagnie de Saint-Gobain and went on to become Chairman of Saint-Gobain Vitrage in 1996. Then, as Senior Vice-President of Compagnie de Saint-Gobain from 2001 to 2008, he managed the flat glass and high performance materials sectors as from January 2007 and, as the Vice-Chairman of Saint-Gobain Corporation and General Delegate to the United States and Canada, he directed the operations of the group in the United States as from the same year.
Since February 18, 2016, Jacques Aschenbroich is appointed Chairman of the Board of Directors and Chief Executive Officer of Valeo. He is also Chairman of the Board of Directors of École nationale supérieure des mines ParisTech and a Member of the Board of Veolia environnement.
The Valeo story started in 1923 in a workshop in Saint-Ouen, just outside of Paris, France. Over 90 years later, it is now a world-leading global automotive supplier operating in 33 countries and partnering with automakers worldwide.