Forsee Power brings new strength to its Smart Transport division with the arrival of Laurent Gugumus as Bus & Truck Director.
Forsee Power, the expert in smart battery systems for urban mobility solutions, announces the appointment of Laurent Gugumus to head up the Bus & Truck Business Segment of the company's Smart Transport division. This business segment develops dedicated battery systems for public transport and industrial vehicles (buses, trucks and industrial vehicles).
A recognised expert in industrial and public transport vehicles, Laurent Gugumus will take responsibility for Forsee Power business development in this electric mobility market.
"I wanted to join Forsee Power to put my skills to work for a company with real commitment to the energy transition. So for me, being part of the company's Smart Transport division is a real challenge, and one that I will enjoy achieving by putting my skills and enthusiasm to work for the company", says Laurent Gugumus.
Sébastien Rembauville-Nicolle, Head of the Smart Transport Division at Forsee Power, agrees: "The arrival of Laurent Gugumus at Forsee Power is an important milestone for the company. Forsee Power has the most comprehensive range of batteries for public transport vehicles, and the new skills brought to us by Laurent Gugumus will consolidate the status of Forsee Power as a leading force in its market. Given the strong growth of Forsee Power in the transport market, it was essential for us to bring in a specialist with the substantial experience required to succeed in the challenges posed by the energy transition".
Laurent Gugumus is 48, and has held a very broad diversity of posts over his 30-year career with manufacturers such as Renault industrial vehicles, Iveco, Irisbus, MAN Truck & Bus France and Dietrich Carebus.
Formerly CEO of Dietrich Carebus in France, Laurent Gugumus is the man who commissioned the first 100% electric bus experiments.