Bertrand Florentz

Research & Innovation Director, Products and Connected Systems

Bertrand Florentzis the Research and Innovation Director of Products and Connected Systems in Hutchinson. He heads the Mechatronics department and the Thermal Management and Energy Harvesting lab. Bertrand is also responsible for developing new sensors and data management for Autonomous and Connected Systems. Over the 23 years with Hutchinson, Bertrand has taken on and supervised various projects in the automotive and aerospace industries.

Bertrand was previously with FACOM as the R&D and Quality Director. He also held the R&D Director for Hyadraulic Excavators role for Case Poclain and the Engineering Manager position for MANITOU BF.