Forsee Power appoints Mathieu Darne as Chief Financial Officer
Paris, May 19, 2020– Forsee Power, the French specialist in smart battery systems for electric mobility, is accelerating its development and announces the appointment of Mathieu Darne as Chief Financial Officer. As of May 18, 2020, Mathieu Darne is responsible for finance, accounting, cash management, management control and the company’s general secretariat. He joins the Group’s executive committee and reports directly to Christophe Gurtner, Chairman and CEO of the group.
A graduate of ESSEC business school, Mathieu Darne, 48, has strong financial expertise in the automotive equipment sector, with a real international background and a mastery of the challenges of external growth. He spent 20 years with Faurecia, where he was financial controller of industrial sites, transformation director, and held the position of financial director of the regional division in Asia. He also supervised financial audit missions of subsidiaries of French and foreign groups for PwC. With a dual Franco-Russian culture, Mathieu Darne spent ten years in expatriation in Russia, the Czech Republic, Thailand, and China.
“Joining Forsee Power and using my skills and my commitment to the benefit of the Group is a real source of motivation. Being part of a responsible company focused on new energy solutions perfectly matches my vision for the future,” said Mathieu Darne.
Mathieu Darne succeeds Nicolas Cailloux who takes over the management of the new Forsee Power Europe Zone while retaining the direction of the Group’s human resources, IT and legal departments.
About Forsee Power
Forsee Power is an industrial Group specializing in smart battery systems for electric transport (road, rail, marine) as well as portable equipment (medtech, robotics).
A major player in Europe, China and North America, the Group designs, assembles and supplies energy management systems based on the most robust cells on the market as well as provides installation, commissioning and on-site or remote maintenance. With its modular solutions, Forsee Power guarantees that customers buying its batteries enjoy security, energy efficiency, thermal management, long-term reliability, and long working life.
The Group also offers financing solutions (battery rental) and second life solutions for transport batteries.
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