Herve BoyerFrance – As vice-president, chief operating officer, for Europe and South America, Hervé Boyer will lead the company’s growth efforts in the two regions. He will also be a member of Nexteer’s global strategic council.

Based at the Nexteer Europe and South America division office in Paris, in his new role Boyer will report to Laurent Bresson, president and global chief operating office.

Boyer has extensive experience in sales, product line management and operations. He joins Nexteer from NBHX, the automotive interior surfaces supplier, and previously served Faurecia. His roles included vice-president of the French, US and Japanese customer divisions plus the Southern Europe region, as well as president and CEO of North America for Faurecia Interior Systems.