SOUTHFIELD, Mich.—The Original Equipment Suppliers Association has elected Francoise Colpron as chair of the OESA Board of Directors, succeeding Ramzi Hermiz.
Colpron, group president of Valeo North America, was named OESA's vice chair last year, and she has served with the organization since 2015.
"We are honored to have Francoise at the helm of our board of directors," Julie A Fream, OESA president and CEO, said in a statement. "We appreciate her strategic leadership and commitment to champion the mission of OESA."
Hermiz has been re-elected to the board as an industry adviser. Also a board member since 2015, Hermiz was OESA board chairman from 2018-20.
"It is with much appreciation that I announce the election of Ramzi to the OESA board as an industry adviser," said Fream. "He has been a champion to the supplier industry for many years and we are delighted to have his continued support."