“New head of connected car networking at Continental”


Jean-François Tarabbia took over the Connected Car Networking (CCN) business unit within the Vehicle Networking and Information (VNI) business area at Continental on January 1, 2021. The computer engineering and business administration graduate follows Johann Hiebl (59), who assumed his new role as head of product transformation VNI on the same date. Hiebl headed the Infotainment & Connectivity and Body & Security business units of the Interior division throughout the organizational realignment of the company, whereupon these business units were merged into Connected Car Networking within Vehicle Networking and Information business area. In his new role, Hiebl is continuously working to improve the existing expertise for the products and services needed to implement new vehicle architectures.