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Brigitte Courtehoux

Brigitte Courtehoux

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Director of the Connected Business Services and New Mobilities Unit,
PSA

@BrigittCourteh
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SUCCESS STORIES
  • Brigitte Courtehoux is chosen as Woman of the Year 2015 by The Women and Vehicles in Europe association (Wave)
  • In 2013, She was also honoured with the “Femme de projets” by Alten and the Woman of the Year prize from l’Usine Nouvelle (modern factory)
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DID YOU KNOW?

In 2010, Brigitte Courtehoux became the first woman appointed to the position of director of the “véhicule 2008” project at PSA, which enjoyed great success under her leadership.

Brigitte Courtehoux is Director of the Connected Business Services and New Mobilities Unit for the PSA Group, a French car manufacturer that operates the Peugeot, Citroën, DS, Vauxhall and Opel brands.

An engineer by training, Brigitte Courtehoux fell in love with the automotive sector during her final internship in 1995. She began her career at EDF, but returned to her first love by joining the PSA Group in 1998 as Project Manager for Citroën. In 2008, he was asked to take charge of the “vehicule 2008” project – Peugeot’s first B-segment crossover. She was the first woman to hold this position at PSA and led a team of 400 people. The success of this project was a new lease on life for the group, which had been experiencing financial difficulties.

In 2013, Brigitte Courtehoux was appointed Director of Connected Business Services and New Mobilities, a new Business Unit at the time. In 2015, she was elected “Woman of the Year” by a panel of journalists brought together by the Wave association.

“ I am very pragmatic, I do not set unattainable goals, and I climb the stairs one by one. ”

– Brigitte Courtehoux in L’Usine Nouvelle
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SUCCESS STORIES
  • Brigitte Courtehoux is chosen as Woman of the Year 2015 by The Women and Vehicles in Europe association (Wave)
  • In 2013, She was also honoured with the “Femme de projets” by Alten and the Woman of the Year prize from l’Usine Nouvelle (modern factory)
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DID YOU KNOW?

In 2010, Brigitte Courtehoux became the first woman appointed to the position of director of the “véhicule 2008” project at PSA, which enjoyed great success under her leadership.

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