LeddarTech appoints Yann Delabrière to its Board of Directors
LeddarTech, a company developing environmental sensing platforms for autonomous vehicles and advanced driver assistance systems, has announced the appointment of Yann Delabrière to its Board of Directors.
Delabrière has more than 30 years’ experience in senior executive positions in the aerospace, identity, security, and automotive industries.
“The LeddarTech Board of Directors is very pleased to welcome Yann Delabrière to the LeddarTech team,” said Michel Brûlé, chairman of the Board of LeddarTech. “Yann will be a tremendous asset to the board of LeddarTech; his background in artificial intelligence, foreign trade, automotive, and manufacturing will contribute greatly to the continued growth and success of LeddarTech.”
Delabrière is currently Non-Executive Director of ST Microelectronics. He is also Chairman of the Board of IDEMIA, a global leader in augmented reality, where he previously served as President and CEO. Additionally, Delabrière acts as Lead Independent Director of Alstom S.A., which develops and markets integrated systems that provide sustainable foundations for the future of transportation.
He was previously Chairman and CEO of Faurecia, a worldwide leader in automotive equipment. He has also held the Chief Finance Officer position at PSA Peugeot Citroën, eventually joining the Group’s newly created Executive Committee. In parallel to his CFO position, Delabrière later became Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of PSA’s consumer finance unit.
“LeddarTech has been on an amazing trajectory over the past year which has included two acquisitions and engagement with several major customers and strategic partners,” said the company’s CEO, Charles Boulanger.
“The extensive industry expertise that Yann brings to our Board of Directors further augments our growth strategy as a market leader in sensing solutions for ADAS and AD applications,” added Boulanger.