Forsee Power strengthens its management team with the appointment of a new Chief Operating Officer
Paris, 4 June 2019 - Forsee Power, the specialist in smart battery systems, announces the appointment of Jean Mourlan as Chief Operating Officer, who joins the Group’s executive committee.
Jean Mourlan will be in charge of deploying innovative strategies to support the ramp-up of Forsee Power’s Transport activity and dedicated factories in France and in China. Indeed, the recent gains of prestigious contracts on the transport market, such as RATP in Paris (via Alstom Aptis and IVECO Heuliez manufacturers), now allow the Group to significantly increase its production volumes.
As a strategic player in the European Battery Alliance, Forsee Power and its new Chief Operating Officer will also oversee the production of new battery solutions to meet the increasing needs of customers whose European quality remains one of the main concerns.
Aligning the Group’s quality industrial standards, accross our factories in Poitiers, France, and in Zhongshan, China will be part of Jean Mourlan’s roadmap. Indeed, Forsee Power's Pulse, Flex and Zen battery systems are subject to strict quality regulations as they must meet specific automotive (bus and industrial), rail (trains, tramways, TER) or marine (ferries, yatch, AGV ....) standards.
« I’m really excited to join Forsee Power, an industrial group with a promising future. The stakes in the energy transition are huge and address a global issue. At our level, many challenges are to be met: ensuring optimal quality of our products while increasing our production volumes and supporting international teams towards operational excellence.” says Jean Mourlan.
A graduate from the European Business School, with a master in management, completed by trainings at CEDEP and IESE, Jean Mourlan, 45, has a strong operational expertise in the automotive sector, with an international career in project and industrial development. He spent 11 years at Delphi, 6 years at Valéo as Project Director, and 6 years at Faurecia as Program Director, then Industrial Director and Global Director R & D Power.
About Forsee Power
Forsee Power is an industrial Group specializing in smart battery systems for electric transport (road, rail, marine) as well as portable and mobile equipment (scooter, medtech, robotics).
As a major commercial and industrial 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) through its participation in NEoT Capital and second life solutions for transport batteries.