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Founder & General Manager
Bruno Lhopiteau is the Managing Director of Siveco China (www.sivecochina.com), a company he founded in 2004. The company helps infrastructure projects and industrial plants in China and on the Belt & Road to optimize their assets life cycle, to control industrial risks and to ensure regulatory compliance, through the implementation of Smart Operation & Maintenance solutions.
Bruno has a significant experience in the infrastructures and industrial plants, customers include ABB, Baosteel Metal, Beijing Environment, Capital Water, Carrefour China, CEPSA, CNEEC, CNOOC, COSCO, Fushun Mining, Engie, Everbright, GE, New World Development, Saint-Gobain, Shell, Suez NWS, Yingde Gases, Zhongshan Water etc.
Prior and sometimes concurrently to his responsibilities in Siveco China, Bruno has held board-level or management-level positions in China with Ides AB (engineering software), Arcadia Consulting (asset management consulting), IFS (enterprise software), IFS-Yonyou (enterprise software), Sunman Tech (condition monitoring), in Singapore with IFS and with the French Embassy (Trade Mission), and in Sweden with SKF (bearings). His entire career has been centered around Maintenance and Asset Management.
Bruno also chairs the Industry of the Future Working Group at the French Chamber of Commerce and Industry in China and is involved in similar activities in other chambers. He is a frequent speakers at industrial conferences on Industry Risk Management, Maintenance and digitalization topics.
Bruno Lhopiteau holds a MSc in Maintenance Engineering & Management from Polytech Nancy (France). He also studied the MSc Mechanical Engineering program at Chalmers University of Technology (Swedish). His MSc thesis on "Chaotic Motions in an Auto-balancing System" concerned vibration analysis in rotating machinery. Bruno is a French citizen.