About us

SDCM is the Polish voice of the automotive industry and market. It associates 154 biggest players of the sector, Members of SDCM, representing industry, market and services of total value of PLN140 billion annually, and delivering over 300 thousands workplaces. We belong to the biggest European organizations engaged in the automoive parts sector – CLEPA and FIGIEFA, having strong influence on the legislative decision making processes on the international level.

Thanks to cooperation of producers, distributors and automotive workshops, the largest oraganization of companies was established. It represents the automotive sector in the field of production and distribution of spare parts as well as services related to the automotive industry. SDCM is a joint venture of companies competing with each other, yet, conscious of importance and influence stemming from joined forces. Such structure as SDCM is obliges to responsibility, on one hand, and entitles to express opinions and binding positions on behalf of the automotive industry, on the other.

We bring together companies operating in both passenger cars and HDV segments with total market share at the level of 80%.

OUR MISSION

Real impact on legistalive processes on both domestic and internationa level

Constant work on ensuring coherent and consistent development of international trade and global technical harmonization

Promotion of innovation and works in the area of R&D

Working for further development of industry and market of the automotive parts sector

Brand-awareness and educational activities aiming at widening social recognition of current situation, opportunities and threats facing both automotive industry and market

Realization of the above tasks always in line with fair competition and antitrust law

SDCM – HOW IT WORKS?

The works of the association are managed by the Board, members of which are representatives of the largest automotive companies. The highest autority is General Meeting of Members which creates policy of the Association. The Working Groups appointed among members work out positions in selected areas dedicated to specific topics that are then presented to the decision makers.

MANAGEMENT

Alfred Franke

President of the Board

Mariusz Dankowski

Member of the Board (Groupauto Polska)

Krzysztof Soszyński

Member of the Board (Inter Cars S.A.)

Sławomir Weleziński

Member of the Board (Delphi Technologies)

Bogumił Papierniok

Member of the Board (Moto-Profil Sp. z o. o.)

Witold Piestrzeniewicz

Member of the Board (KYB Europe)