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About us
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We are a high-tech company, designing and developing complex embedded infotainment and audio solutions for the automotive industry. Our mission is to anticipate next generation use cases in one the fastest-evolving environments, delivering great comfort and excellent services to everyone.

Our company’s extensive technology expertise covers electronic hardware, embedded operating systems (with a strong focus on Android), audio algorithms, cybersecurity, voice control, HMI, radio and connectivity.
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MORE THAN 50M

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VEHICLES EQUIPPED

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END-TO-END

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TECHNOLOGICAL EXPERTISE IN SOFTWARE & ELECTRONICS

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250

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HIGHLY-SKILLED ENGINEERS

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OVER 10 YEARS

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OF EXPERIENCE WITH EMBEDDED ANDROID

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TECH CENTER

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IN PARIS WITH WORLDWIDE SUPPORT LOCATIONS

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Jean-Luc TÉTÉ
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The vision of Parrot Faurecia Automotive is to enhance user experiences in connected vehicles by strengthening our expertise in developing, innovating and bringing to market intelligent automotive products & services”

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Jean-Luc TÉTÉ
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Chief Executive Officer of Parrot Faurecia Automotive

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Title section Our values
Our values
Values
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Pursuing meaningful innovations that make a difference

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  • Constantly challenging ourselves to bring new ideas and opportunities to life.
  • Looking beyond the obvious, experimenting and stimulating creativity.
  • Using agile methods to develop and validate new ideas quickly.
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Bringing passion to everything we do

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  • Committing ourselves to achieve our goals by performing our roles with dedication and a positive attitude.
  • Showing pride in our products, brand and heritage.
  • Promoting an energizing, optimistic and fun environment.
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Committing to excellence to foster a culture of sustainable, superior performance

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  • Having a strong commitment to innovation, ongoing learning and continuous improvement.
  • Maintaining the highest standards, looking after the smallest detail and going the extra mile.
  • Having the right people, expertise, processes and systems in place to deliver high-quality, superior products.
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Working together as one team

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  • Creating an environment where people genuinely care about each other and work well together to reach their full potential.
  • Encouraging effective communication by sharing information, skills, and knowledge, as well as reaching across teams to achieve better outcomes.
  • Promoting shared accountability and acceptance of personal responsibility in all business dealings and decision making.
  • Having a “can do” approach – we bring solutions, not problems.
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Recognizing and valuing workforce diversity

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  • Creating an inclusive culture for all regardless of race, gender, national or ethnic origin, culture, language, age, religion, sexual orientation, physical ability, political beliefs, as well as any other distinct differences between people.
  • Creating and sustaining an environment where all individuals have a voice and are encouraged to contribute.
  • Leveraging the diverse thinking, skills and experience of our employees and other stakeholders.
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Focusing on delivering real value to our customers

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  • Seeking to add value for our customers through individualized products and tailored solutions.
  • Working together with our customers to build long-term partnerships for mutual benefit.
  • Delivering on our promises and commitments.
Title section Our story
Our story
Timeline
Date
1994
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1994
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Parrot SA is founded in Paris, France
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2001
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First Bluetooth car kit
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2001
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The first Bluetooth car kit is launched on the market
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2005
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Bluetooth and connectivity modules
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2005
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Parrot starts selling Bluetooth and connectivity modules as a Tier-2 supplier
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More than 50M sold to date
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2006
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2006
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Parrot is listed on Paris stock exchange
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2011
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Asteroid
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2011
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January
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Parrot launches the Asteroid
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The first Android-based head unit on the market
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Dibcom
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2011
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September
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Acquisition of Dibcom
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(Digital radio and TV chips)
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2013
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2013
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Parrot shifts to the Tier-1 business
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First infotainment contracts with McLaren & Volvo Cars
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2015
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2015
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Parrot Automotive becomes a spin-off from Parrot SA
Date
2016
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Parrot Automotive Octopus 3+
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2016
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Launch of Parrot Automotive Octopus 3+, TV and radio tuner-processor
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2017
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2017
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March
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Parrot Automotive acquisition project started by Faurecia Group
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The company is renamed Parrot Faurecia Automotive
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2018
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2018
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October
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Faurecia Group takes 100% ownership of Parrot Faurecia Automotive
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Our business ecosystem
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Parrot Automotive & Faurecia

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Since October 2018, Parrot Faurecia Automotive is 100% owned by the Faurecia Group, one of the world’s largest automotive equipment suppliers.

The technological expertise of Parrot Automotive in software and electronics, combined with Faurecia’s global strategic customer network and advanced experience with interiors, enable us to offer a unique connected user experience with outstanding perceived quality.

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Worldwide support centers
& other locations

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Worldwide support centers and other locations

 

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Suppliers

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In line with our ambition to develop state-of-the-art products and services, we rely on a successful and sustainable network of suppliers to reach excellence in cost, risk management and technology integration.

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