Valeo and SRG Global have entered into a strategic alliance agreement, to provide the next generations of exterior illuminated front panels to the automotive industry.
The combination of SRG Global’s and Valeo’s respective expertise will lead to new innovative solutions, enabling highly integrated and stylized exterior lighting systems for automakers in North America and Europe.
Valeo is a world leader in Visibility Systems, which include Lighting and Wiping Systems. They are a powerful lever for improving style, performance and safety on the road. As part of this mission, they are undergoing a profound revolution and are playing an increasingly important role in vehicles, both inside and outside the cabin. Lighting systems are now everywhere: they inform, guide, alert and accompany the driver on a daily basis.
SRG Global is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of high value coatings on plastic for the automotive and commercial truck industries. From grilles to emblems and nameplates, moldings, bezels and other trim pieces; from injection molding to painting and plating; SRG Global consistently delivers products and processes that exceed customer requirements and reflect a deep understanding of brand character.
“We have already collaborated with Valeo on several projects, so we have established a strong partnership and we know that both organizations work very effectively together. We are excited about the wider opportunities this formal agreement will create, enabling us to better serve our customers by providing new and innovative products,” said Mike Lee, President of SRG Global.
Maurizio Martinelli, President, Valeo Visibility Systems Business Group, added: “I look forward to enforcing this strategic partnership that puts Valeo and SRG Global among the biggest players in the automotive exterior front central area that will grow with vehicle electrification. I am confident that the teamwork and the complementarity between Valeo Lighting Systems and SRG Global will improve customer satisfaction and bring additional business opportunities to both parties.”