Pierre Blanchard leads Inteva's global Motors & Electronics product line team and is responsible for developing and executing global growth strategies, driving customer satisfaction, leading product and process engineering, advancing technology and innovation, and managing financial business decisions for Motors & Electronics.
In addition to his product line role, Blanchard also has global responsibility for Advanced Manufacturing Methods and Processes for Inteva Products.
Blanchard began his career more than 20 years ago with ArvinMeritor as a Manufacturing Engineer within the Window Regulator and Door Module Facility in Sully-sur-Loire, France. Afterwards he took a three-year assignment in the United States to support development of new sites as Manufacturing Engineering Manager. Upon his return to France, he progressed to the role of Site Manager of the Electric Motor Facility in Esson in 1998. Blanchard then began taking on positions with increased divisional responsibility including Operations Director for the Door Systems group before being promoted to Senior Director and specializing in Manufacturing Engineering.