Olivier Brauen

Olivier Brauen is President and Chief Operating Officer of NexTraq.

He has more than 25 years of experience within the Automotive, On-road Transport, Off-highway and Two Wheel business sectors. After founding and scaling up his own company in Switzerland, he began serving the Michelin Group in various management and leadership roles throughout Europe, Southeast Asia, China, and North America.

Prior to joining NexTraq, Olivier served as Vice President of Michelin Tweel Technologies—the organization responsible for the revolutionary airless radial tire designed for both off-road and on-road applications.

Olivier is committed to safe, smart, clean, efficient, inclusive, and sustainable mobility. He offers a customer- and people-centric mindset, entrepreneurial spirit, thought leadership, global exposure and operational excellence to drive progress and results for all stakeholders.

He holds a Master of Mechanical Engineering degree from the Swiss Institute of Technology (EPFL) as well as a Master of Business Administration degree from the IMD Business School (Switzerland). With wife Marie and daughter Clothilde, he is passionate for the best of what life has to offer: family, friends and communities, memorable travel, gastronomy experiences, triathlons, and history.