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Calsonic Kansei

Calsonic Kansei


Calsonic Kansei is a global automotive company, inspired to be world leading in innovation and monozukri while contributing to a sustainable society.


Calsonic Kansei Europe is a supplier of heat exchange, air conditioning, exhaust, interior, and electronic automotive components. Headquartered in the UK, with operations spread throughout Europe in Spain, Romania, Russia, France, and Germany.

A subsidiary of the Calsonic Kansei Corporation, (a global automotive group with its headquarters in Japan), Calsonic Kansei Europe is part of a network of 62 operations in over 16 countries including Japan, China, Thailand, India, US, Mexico, and Brazil.

Harnessing the global diversity of the Calsonic Kansei group, Calsonic Kansei Europe is able to utilise this global network to draw upon the expertise and best practice in other regions and to provide global delivery solutions to our customers

We have a passion for innovation, and we are committed to achieving product excellence.

We strive to add value to our customers business by developing products that will enhance the end consumer’s experience of their vehicle. As a socially responsible company, we are also committed to bringing innovative eco-technologies to the market.

We are committed to lean manufacturing and the elimination of waste throughout our production process. But our emphasis on efficiency and the elimination of waste is not just limited to our production processes. Embracing the Japanese heritage of our company, Calsonic Kansei encourages a Monozukuri* mindset to seek continuous improvement throughout the entire production process; from the initial product design through to our production and delivery.  Our commitment to efficiency means that we can deliver cost-competitive products to our customers.


* “Monozukuri”: the entire art and science of making things. Taken from the Japanese words “mono” (thing) and “zukuri “(the process of making)."

Calsonic Kansei would like to be involved in Bring it on as it is an opportunity to showcase our expertise and encourage young people into Engineering.  We are passionate about what we do and are keen to show how exciting a career in Engineer can be, particularly to girls as there is currently a concerning gender gap in Engineering roles.  The Bring it on event in 2018 increased young people’s knowledge and understanding of what people working in engineering do by 189%, Calsonic Kansei believes this is an excellent opportunity to encourage our engineers of the future.  We also hope to take away the stereotypes that exist around girls engaging in STEM activities.