François Marion was appointed Valeo China President as of January 1st, 2018.
François Marion joined Valeo in March 2012 as Group Strategy Vice-President for Strategy and External relations, member of the operational committee. He then became in January 2016 Product Line Director, Lighting Special Products within Valeo Group.
Before joining Valeo, François Marion was in 2010-2012 Advisor at the private office of the Minister of Economy, Finance & Industry, within the French Government. He started his career in 2002 at the French Ministry of Economy, Finance and Industry where he held various positions: Desk Officer for the World Bank and African Bank Unit, head of market operations at “Agence France Trésor”, Head of the Official Development Assistance Unit and then Head of Unit Transportation Operators & Rail at the French Government Shareholding Agency.
Born in 1976, François Marion graduated from the Ecole normale supérieure, the University Pierre & Marie Curie (Paris VI) and the Ecole nationale supérieure des Télécommunications in physics and mathematics. He holds a PhD in Quantum Physics.