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Stéphane Robert

Stephane ROBERT


22 years of experience in Manufacturing and Programme Management in the automotive industry (Plant Launch and Plant Quality director, New model launch director, Chief Programme engineer,…)
Participated actively in the launch of 5 new factories with capacity between 40 000 and 300 000 veh/year (1 in Turkey, 2 in Slovakia, 2 in China). Experienced in Lean Manufacturing.
Strong technical knowledge and able to design effective organisations from various benchmarks.
Outgoing, adaptable, focussed on delivering results and customer oriented.
Strong International experience (partnerships, JV, expansion in over 8 countries with 17 years abroad).
Degree from 2 Top European universities: Centrale Paris engineering school + Universidad Politécnica of Madrid (ETSII).

Aspiration: based on a solid experience in mainstream and premium OEMs, I wish to participate actively in the transformation of the automotive industry, at the edge of new technologies and lean manufacturing.

Expériences professionnelles

Industrial director

ALTRAN , Vélizy villacoublay

De Juillet 2019 à Aujourd'hui

Since July 2019: Altran Prototypes Automotive, 50 000 employees, annual revenue of €3.2 billion
(now part of CAP Gemini 250 000 employees, annual revenue €14,1 billion)

• Citroën AMI industrial launch Director Kénitra (Morocco)
Lead the industrial launch of a small electric vehicle in a PSA Peugeot Citroën plant in Morocco. First turn key project for Altran. Totally new product, innovative, low cost design. New offer to improve mobility in an environmentally friendly way.

Plant launch & plant quality director

Jaguar Land Rover , Coventry

De Novembre 2015 à Juin 2019

Defined, recruited, implemented the launch and quality organisation (circa 60 staff, 300 workers) and processes for Nitra Plant operations. Current capacity 150 000 veh/year.
Designed and installed launch and quality facilities (on line vehicle acceptation work shop from testing rigs to final customer acceptance, metrology, calibration, off line testing equipment, pilot plant for pre-series, Launch and Quality office…)
Lead the launch of Discovery in the Slovakia plant (cross-functional coordination until mass production)
o Main achievements:
JOB1 18/10/18, 6 weeks after original target set in 2015 for this mega-project (circa £900M).
Quality targets met at each launch milestones and currently exceeded by 30% for the finished product metrics in mass production.
All certifications achieved on time (IATF, CQC, Svyaz…)
Definition of optimised processes, resulting in a leaner launch and quality organisation.

Formation complémentaire


Universidad Politecnica de Madrid - Organisation de la Production

1995 à 1996

Parcours officiels

Ecole Centrale Paris – Ingénieur – Innovation Conception Production – 1996


Anglais - Courant

Chinois - Technique

Espagnol - Courant

Hongrois - Technique

Italien - Courant

Slovaque - Technique


Aménagements industriels
Conduite de projets
Relations internationales
management de la qualité

Centres d'intérêt

  • squash
  • gym