PSA Innovation and Design (PSAID), is a company dedicated to Studies, Research, Innovation and Conception in Automotive field as well as Style and Design connex activities. It is affiliated to Groupe PSA.
As the 2nd largest European Car maker, Groupe PSA, with its six world-reknowned brands, PEUGEOT, CITROËN, DS, OPEL, VAUXHALL and Free2Move, sold more than 3.6M vehicles worldwide in 2017.
PSA has sales operations in 160 countries and achieved 65.2billions€ of turnover in 2017. It is also involved in financing activities (BANQUE PSA FINANCE) and automotive equipment (FAURECIA).
The Group has a workforce of 170,000 persons, around 90000 in Automotive division and 750 people dedicated to Innovation activities. 57% of employees work outside France, of which 32% in other European countries and 25% elsewhere in the world.
From an internationally recognised overall performance, PSA Group goes for Promoting sustainable mobility, Low-carbon mobility: hybrid technology, weight reduction, electric vehicles, green materials and mobility services. Groupe PSA has been actively accelerating its shift to a wide line-up of electrified vehicles from 2019 (MHEV, PHEV, EV).
Main tasks and responsibilities within the project
PSA Groupe will be involved into the work packages dedicated to charging systems assessment, especially regarding bidirectional solutions and dynamic wireless solutions, providing a vehicle for the demonstration o the solutions in the Paris use case (UC2); as well as in work packages dedicated to use cases and business cases definition. PSA will bring its expertise in the knowledge of the markets and customers needs, technical solutions, industrial drivers and constraints. (WP10)