Varroc Lighting opens office in Tokyo
Varroc Lighting Systems, a leading global exterior vehicle lighting supplier, along with its parent company, Varroc Group, is expanding its footprint with the opening of an office in Tokyo. The customer and business development centre increases the company’s presence in Japan. Varroc is bringing innovative, high-quality, and cost-competitive exterior lighting solutions to the growing two- and four-wheeled vehicle market worldwide. The new office also strengthens Varroc Lighting’s local engineering support of Japanese original equipment manufacturer (OEM) customers. “Varroc Lighting’s ambitious global expansion involves growing our business with Japanese OEMs globally,” said Varroc Lighting Systems President and CEO, Stephane Vedie. “With our Japan office, we can now offer proximity to Japanese OEMs for project management and engineering, while leveraging our global low-cost manufacturing footprint for lighting and electronics.”
The new location has office and meeting space for up to 14 engineers and expands the company’s global footprint to 12 countries on five continents. In addition to Japan, Varroc Lighting recently announced plans to open new plants and development centres in other high-potential vehicle growth and manufacturing markets, such as Brazil and Morocco.
Varroc Lighting Systems is a leading global supplier of innovative automobile and two-wheeler lighting solutions. Focused on safety, mobility and style, Varroc Lighting Systems brings leading-edge technology to the mainstream automotive market with high-quality and cost-competitive solutions.
Founded in 1988, Varroc group is a global tier-1 automotive component manufacturer and supplier of exterior lighting systems, plastic and polymer components, electricals-electronics components, and precision metallic components to passenger car, commercial vehicle, two-wheeler, three-wheeler and off highway vehicle OEMs directly worldwide.
(L-R) Varroc Senior Vice President of Global Product Development Todd Morgan, Kazuya Ide, Varroc Japan representative and Sales General Manager, Christoph Knour, Vice President of global sales