François Fontalba

François Fontalba

Director for External Growth, partnership and M&As, Electricfil Automotive

A l'écoute d'opportunités
 

En poste chez Electricfil

Précédents : Electricfil Automotive, Jules Richard Instruments

 

Précédents : Ecole Des Mines, Chimie Physique Electronique De Lyon

 

    En résumé

    Main experiences : 18 years of general management of profit centers and business development in France and in China. More than 21 years of experience in the automotive business. Focused on operational and financial results. Looking for : Executive position with strong operational involvement and important challenges. Looking for a position linked with operations in France and in China but not exclusively. Profile : Entrepreunarial and pioneer spirit. Fully adaptable and efficient in new or unknown environment, problem solver ability, focused on quality and global satisfaction of the Customers. Large experience combining strong technical ability, management of international team and business development. Present Situation : since Jan. 2012 Electricfil Automotive : Director - External Growth - Partnerships - Mergers & Acquisition. Member of the Board of Directors. INSEAD (Fontainebleau-France) M&As program training in 2011. Previous situation : General Manager of Electricfil Engine Components China From Dec. 2003 until Dec. 2011 : I established and managed the Chinese subsidiary of the Electricfil Group in Wuhan (Hubei - R.P. China) starting from a green field. Global management of the Company. Involved in global business strategy at the Group level. Since Feb. 1991 : Electricfil Automotive Company, Lyon – France. Member of the Board of Director Feb. 1991 - Dec. 2003 : Project Manager, then project Director, leading critical and technological Projects. June 1987 - Feb. 1991 : Jules Richard Instruments Company - Argenteuil R&D Manager. Member of the Board of Directors. March 1985 – Dec. 1986 : Research Associate au Thermodynamic Research Center (T.R.C.), Texas A&M University, COLLEGE STATION, TX 77843, U.S.A. Oct. 1980 - Feb. 1985 : Doctorat Ing. Ecole Nationale Sup. des Mines de Paris. CNRS - Thermodynamic Lab Center (LT-CEREP) of the E.N.S.M.P. Engineering degree : I.C.P.I. (CPE Lyon) in july1979 Institut de Chimie et Physique Industrielle de Lyon (I.C.P.I.) Fluent French & English.

Parcours

Director for External Growth, partnership and M&As

Chez Electricfil Automotive

2012
Present Situation : since Jan. 2012 Electricfil Automotive Director - External Growth - Partnerships - Mergers & Acquisition In charge for the external growth world wide of the Electricfil Group, partnerships, Mergers & Acquisition. INSEAD (Fontainebleau-France) M&As program training in ...
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General Manager Electricfil China

Chez Electricfil Automotive

De 2004 à 2012
General Manager of Electricfil Engine Components (Wuhan), Co. Ltd in China (Automotive Industry) 12/2003 until 12/2011 : I established the Chinese subsidiary of the Electricfil Group in Wuhan (Hubei) starting from a green field. Recruitment of our Chinese Team, training & team building, setup ...
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Business Unit Director

Chez Electricfil Automotive

De 1991 à 2003
Since Feb. 1991 : Electricfil Automotive Company. Lyon - France 02/1991- 12/1995 : Project Manager, Electricfil Industrie, 01702 MIRIBEL - France 01/1996 – 11/1998 : BU Manager then R&D Director (juil. 1997) of the Actuators & Ignition Systems at Electricfil. 12/1998 – 12/1999 : BU Managing ...
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R&D Manager

Chez Jules Richard Instruments

De 1987 à 1991
06/1987 - 02/1991 : Jules Richard Instruments Company - Argenteuil Janv. 1989 : R&D Manager at Jules Richard Instruments Company, Argenteuil (95) - France. 90 employees. Scientific Instruments & Equipments for environmental measurements (T°, HR, Hor. And Vert. Visibility, etc… Member of the ...
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Ecole Des Mines, Paris

Doctorat - Thermodynamique, Ecole des Mines

De 1980 à 1985
Thermodynamique
 

Compétences

 
  • Automotive
  • China
  • Engineering
  • International
  • International Experience
  • Management
  • Quality
  • Research
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Centres d'intérêt

 
  • Hiking
  • mountaineering
  • photography
  • playing piano.
  • rock climbing
  • weiqi