Jean-Pierre Raffarin becomes Director of Plastic Omnium in China
Jean-Pierre Raffarin, former French Prime Minister and Chairman of the
Prospective and Innovation Foundation, joined the Board of Directors of Plastic
Omnium Holding Shanghai, the Chinese holding company of the Plastic Omnium
Group, as an independent director on January 1, 2018.
With his knowledge of China and international relations, Mr. Raffarin will
advise Plastic Omnium in the development of its business in China, the largest
global automotive market, where the Group generated aggregate revenue of EUR1.2
billion in 2017 and employs 5,100 people on 26 production sites.
Over the next five years, Plastic Omnium expects to see strong growth in China,
thanks to market share gains, development with local Chinese carmakers and the
success of its innovative products for the mobility of the future.
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Plastic Omnium is the world leader in automotive exterior components and
modules, automotive fuel systems, and waste container solutions for local
authorities and companies. The Group has 33,000 employees across 128 plants, 24
R&D center s and 31 countries worldwide, serving 74 automotive brands. Plastic
Omnium is listed on Euronext Paris, compartment A. It is eligible for the
Deferred Settlement Service (SRD) and is part of the SBF 120 and CAC Mid 60
indices (ISIN code: FR0000124570).