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  • > New appointment for Pedro Fondevilla.

    28/04/2021

    28/04/2021Pedro Fondevilla has been appointed new Managing Director of SEAT Portugal, a position he will take up as of 1st May. In his new position, Fondevilla will head the SEAT and CUPRA brands.Fondevilla has 20 years of experience in the automotive industry, especially in the commercial area, and since January 2018 has held the position of Global Head of Product Marketing at SEAT S.A. In this [...]

  • > New appointment for Matías Carnero.

    06/04/2021

    The Chairman of the Works Council and general secretary of the UGT union at SEAT S.A., Matías Carnero, has been appointed member of the Supervisory Board of the Volkswagen Group as of 1st April. Carnero’s appointment was proposed by the German trade union IG Metall and he will combine this position with his current responsibilities. For the first time, a representative of SEAT S.A., and also [...]

  • > CUPRA and the future of competition

    07/04/2021

    April 9th6:30 p.m.On the occasion of the exhibition at home SEAT of the showcar of the e-CUPRA ABT XE1, the car with which the ABT CUPRA XE team participates in the competition of electric SUVs Extreme E, Xavier Serra, responsible for Racing and Technical Development of CUPRA, will explain more details about this vehicle and how he believes that this competition will evolve this sector. In addit [...]

  • > Cécilia Taieb, new Director of Communic ...

    25/03/2021

    25/03/2021Cécilia Taieb has been appointed new SEAT S.A Global Director of Communications, a position she will take up as of the 15th April. With more than twenty years’ experience in strategic communication, social media, leadership and change management, the executive comes to SEAT S.A. at a time of great challenges for the future of the company and its brands, SEAT and CUPRA, as it embarks [...]

  • > SEAT S.A. to launch urban electric car i ...

    22/03/2021

    22/03/2021SEAT S.A. announced today that it will launch an urban electric vehicle on the market in 2025. With this car, the company will enter a segment of around 20-25,000 euros, essential to make electromobility accessible to the masses and hit the Green Deal targets. The production plant where this vehicle will be manufactured will be announced in the coming months.At the 2021 Annual Press Co [...]