Adrian Sandu


Manager for ACAROM SPRINT cluster and coordination of daily activities related to the member companies, partner organizations, domestic and foreign companies/associations.

Management of projects including support activities for strategy and development of industrial, commercial activities in Romania for automotive groups like: Renault, Hyundai, Daimler, VW, GM, BMW, FORD, PSA, VW, Skoda, and Nissan North America.

Providing advisory services for foreign companies in order to support establishment of their activities in Romania.

Leading board meetings and top level meetings, speaker presence to conferences, product launches, seminars at national and international level.
Building, developing cooperation and projects with universities, especially with technical faculties including EU and government projects financed and training programs.

Providing support for purchasing and outsourcing activities, including commercial negotiations and validations. Developing analysis, reports and statistics concerning automotive suppliers Tier 1, 2 and 3 related to various products, commodities and services.

Coordinator of the national pavilion at international automotive industry fairs. Member in the board of ACAROM and The Romanian Automotive Partnership. Member of the Liaison Committee of ACEA - European Automobile Manufacturers Association

10:15-11:00 Panel 2

Forum November 9

What is the future of the Romanian car industry in the context of electromobility? 

The Romanian car industry must quickly make the transition from conventional cars to electric cars, the future of car industry being developed  according to the European policy on environment. Tens of thousands of jobs in the automotive and components production sector in Romania are in danger, threatened by the growing interest on electric cars developed by the Western Countries, thus restructuring the global automotive industry.