Thiebault Paquet

Director Powertrain Division R&D

Toyota Motor Europe

Mr Thiebault Paquet graduated Master in Applied Sciences (Thermo-Mechanical Engineering) from the KU Leuven, Belgium in 1996. He has, since 2019, worked as the Director Powertrain, within TME R&D. Before this he worked as the Director of Homologation Europe and Technical Regulatory Affairs (2017 – 2018) and General Manger of Powertrain, responsible for Engine calibration, pre-development and simulation development methodologies (2009 – 2016). Mr Thiebault joined Toyota R&D in 1996, initially working in the area of calibration and integration of diesel engines on European Toyota models and later on for the application of gasoline hybrid powertrains.