He joins the Group’s Executive Committee and is based in Paris, France
Paris, March 5, 2018 – Forsee Power, an expert in smart battery systems for urban mobility and portable equipment, announces the appointment of Julien Cursoux, 46, as Purchasing & Supply Chain Director. Reporting to Christophe Gurtner, CEO of Forsee Power, Julien Cursoux joins the Executive Committee of the company based in Paris, France, from March 5, 2018.
Julien Cursoux will be responsible for the Purchasing & Supply Chain teams based in France, Poland and China. His mission will be to define an international purchasing strategy, set up partnerships with the Group’s major suppliers and organize the supply chain.
“It gives me great pride to join the French group Forsee Power, a key player in the energy transition, because of its strong international dimension but also its high growth potential. While Forsee Power is gaining momentum in the heavy transport market such as the bus and is starting the industrialization of its new batteries for transport, the purchasing function will be at the heart of the Group’s transformation” enthuses Julien Cursoux.
Julien Cursoux holds an Executive Master in Global Sourcing from HEC (Purchasing and Supply Chain) as well as a Master’s Degree in Industrial Engineering (INSA Toulouse). Before joining Forsee Power he was Purchasing Director at Assa Abloy France (Fichet and Vachette brands). He also held similar positions in international industrial groups such as Schneider Electric, Vinci and Onduline.