Valentin has a rich experience that he gained on two continents and four countries.

He was a Commodity Director and LCC Director at Alstom Transport & Group, Valeo, Carrier & Case-NewHolland and Electrolux Europe. He has accumulated over 6 years of experience in training programs at the master’s programs in Acquisitions at Leonardo da Vinci University in Paris.

From 2007 until now he has been teaching at Leonardo Da Vinci University in Paris where he teaches about strategy and supply.


Education and professional certificates:

University studies:

  • Dauphine University, Department of Industrial Acquisitions (1990-1991)
  • Polytechnic University of Bucharest, Department of Aeronautical Engineering (1977-1982)

Professional Experience:

  • Professor of International Business at Toulouse BUSINESS SCHOOL
  • University professor in Purchasing and MBA Purchasing at Leonardo da Vinci University in Paris.
  • Purchasing Director Dishwashers - ELECTROLUX Europe
  • Commodity Director and LCC Director - ALSTOM Transport & Group
  • Commodity Manager - CASE Europe Villepinte& Chicago
  • Supply Chain and Purchasing Plant Manager - AAF / Carrier Gagny
  • Senior Buyer Wiper plant - VALEO Châtellerault
  • Responsible Assembly Shop Gliders and Light Planes - IAR, Romania

Conferences (referent): ESC Paris in 2013, HEC Geneva 2014
Acquisitions courses at ESC Paris, Leonardo da Vinci University in Paris, Toulouse Business School, Barcelona Business School, HEC Geneva
Business courses in Eastern Europe: Toulouse Business School & Barcelona Business School