Vincent L.

Executive with 16+ experience in the Cycling & Automotive, specializing in Manufacturing Strategy

English, French

Multinational corporation + start-up/scale-up leadership experience. Mobility, innovation, NPI. 15 years experience in mobility companies. Notably spent 10 years as a new model project manager at Toyo...see more

  • Automotive
  • Electrical Equipments & Components
  • Machinery & Equipments
  • Manufacturing
  • ...


  • Pre-vetted expert
  • Confirmed hourly rate
  • Available on short notice


Vice President, Manufacturing

5 years
Current position
Aug 2017 - Present
Employee #1 and Leadership team member with responsibility for group with >100 years of combined work experience from automotive, FMCG and home appliances industries. Large remit with r...see more

Manufacturing Strategy and Business Planning Senior Specialist

Toyota Motor Europe
6 months
Jan 2017 - Jul 2017
Responsible for make vs buy and business planning of European vehicle and unit plants. Performance management, cross-plant collaboration, EU-wide steering on quality, safety, cost, etc....see more

Project Planning and Management Senior Specialist

Toyota Motor Corporation
2 years
Jan 2015 - Dec 2016
International assignment to become joint project leader for the Toyota C-HR NPI. Total investment > €1.5B. Responsibilities include: • Establishing master schedule, project organizati...see more

Vehicle Project Management Senior Specialist

6 years
Oct 2008 - Dec 2014
Overseeing the development and production preparation of new vehicles to be produced in Toyota’s European manufacturing plants. Covers all project phases and areas from concept to produ...see more

Aircraft Mechanical Systems Engineer

1 year
Jun 2007 - Sep 2008
Main responsibility: to support the development, production preparation and certification of a new cabin pressurization and HVAC system for the TBM850 single engine turboprop aircraft.

Transient FEA Engineer

8 months
Mar 2006 - Nov 2006
Intern in charge of new transient FEA software proof of concept for evaluating bird strike and fan blade containment performance of CFM56 turbofan aircraft engine series. Subsequently r...see more

Industries, roles and expertise

Industry experience

  • Automotive
  • Electrical Equipments & Components
  • Machinery & Equipments

Role experience

  • Manufacturing
  • Product Management
  • Operations


  • Project Management
  • Manufacturing Strategy
  • Procurement
  • Supply Chain Operations