- PREMIER MANUFACTURING COMPANY
«Once you have everything output into NCSIMUL, you can change things around. You can put in a different fixture if you want, you can move your clamps. That’s really valuable.»
William Gillin | Machine Shop Supervisor
- MCSA SIPEM
«Wir sprechen die gleiche Sprache wie das Team von SPRING. Sie sind Shopfloor-Leute. Sie kennen unsere Arbeit und unsere Herausforderungen, ihre Tools beweisen es.»
François Pytel | Manager Digitaler Prozess und Programmierung
Gilles BATTIER joined SPRING Technologies in 1988, as a Business Engineer. He quickly progressed, evolving from Sales Director to General Manager before being appointed CEO in 1994. Since then he undertook several strategic projects notably within the framework of the international development of the firm. Indeed, a first office was established in Germany. Then two subsidiaries were subsequently opened in Beijing, China (2008) and in Cambridge (MA) in the US (2010). He also worked on involving the firm in local and international research programs through competitive clusters such as Systematic, Astech and Viameca.
Gilles BATTIER graduated in engineering at ENSIAME Valenciennes (Ecole Nationale Supérieure d'Ingénieurs en Informatique, Automatique, Mécanique, Energétique, Electronique).
International Sales Manager
After a career of 23 years in the Pharmaceutical Industry, in France and abroad, as Commercial Rep', Product Manager, Marketing and Sales Manager and General Manager in South America, Philippe BATTIER became responsible for South Europa within the Generic division of the SANOFI Group. He later joined Laboratorios ALTER (a Spanish Pharmaceutical Group) to develop their international activities, particularly in France, creating two subsidiaries, dedicated to generic products and child nutrition, which he headed. He joined SPRING Technologies in October 2009 as International Sales Manager.
Philippe BATTIER holds a MBA from IAE (Institut d'Administration des Entreprises – Paris I, Panthéon-Sorbonne).