Automotive industry veteran Thierry Bolloré has joined BEDEO, a UK-based developer and manufacturer of electric In-Wheel-Motors and powertrain technology, as strategic advisor. Bolloré has previously served as CEO of Renault and Jaguar Land Rover (JLR).
The company recently launched an advanced retrofit solution which fits to existing diesel vans to make them both electric (first) and/or diesel at the touch of a button using innovative in-wheel motor (IWM) technology.
BEDEO’s Founder and CEO, Osman Boyner, says: “As an established global business leader with the highest pedigree, I am delighted to welcome Thierry, who brings a wealth of automotive experience, knowledge and network which is highly complementary to the company’s mission to become a global leader in technologies for electrification of transportation.”
BEDEO (formerly known as BD Auto) is an electric vehicle supplier and manufacturer of drivetrain solutions based in Farnham, UK.