About FDM

About FDM

Company Profile


Zhejiang Founder Motor Co., Ltd. ( "Founder Motor" or "FDM" for short) was founded in 1995, listed on the Shenzhen Stock Exchange on December 12, 2007 with stock code 002196. As a leading supplier in the fields of NEV driving motors, micro-motor & controllers as well as automobile controlling systems, Founder Motor has been continuously developed business in various fields incl. NEV driving systems, sewing machinery, automobile seating motors, Automotive Electronics and household appliance etc. Headquartered in Lishui, Zhejiang province, Founder Motor has etablished R & D capabilities and manufacturing plants in Shanghai, Shenzhen, Huzhou and Vietnam.

Taking "Technology Driven" as philosophy and "Drive the world forward" as mission, Founder Motor is committed to become an excellent and respected world-class company. Founder Motor has been engaged on creating values for business partners, shareholders and employees with qualified innovative products and reliable system solutions to drive the world forward.

Business Division Micro Motor

FDM Mirco motors are delivered throughout the country and exported to overseas incl. Europe, America, Southeast Asia, Taiwan and other regions. We provide international companies such as SINGER, JOHNSON , TTI, SBD, BROTHER, JANOME, and Nippon Precision with various motors. Our products cover multiple series and varieties of micro motors, including DC, AC, and BLDC. The production volumn of multifunctional household sewing machine motors produced by Founder Motor ranks among the top in the world, with a global market share of 85%.

Business Division Electronics

Led by Shenzhen GCE Co., Ltd., Business Division Electronics focuses on the design and manufacturing of industrial and automotive BLDC driving motors and intelligent controllers. With an annual production volume of over 30 million units, it serves as a crucial supplier and partner for renowned companies such as Ecovacs, Electrolux, and Yanfeng.

Business Division Commercial Vehicle

Shanghai High Energy Auto Electronic Co., Ltd., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Founder Motor, is a key supplier of diesel engine controller, gas engine control system, diesel engine after-treatment controller and NEV controll system. Shanghai High Energy belongs to one of few local companies in this field, who can compete with international companies. It provides advanced low-carbon fuel (such as gas, hydrogen, methanol, ammonia) engine controllers to domestic well-known commercial vehicle engine manufacture like Yuchai, SDEC, SANY etc.

Business Division Electric Drive

Founder Motor ranks among TOP 3 in the industry of NEV driving motors and systems. Established core team has extensive experience in R & D and manufacturing cross automotive driving systems, motors and electric controlling systems. With professsional experts and enhanced knowhow coming from experiences, FDM ensures its leading positon in R & D and innovative capabilities worldwide. Business Division Electric Drive has established close collobration with lots of NEV OEMs incl. SAIC, NIO, XiaoPeng, Geely, Chery, SAIC-GM-Wuling, BAIC, HYCET (belongs to Great Wall) etc., FDM delivers state-of-the-Art products and services.

Thanks to superior R & D capabilities and reliable in-house manufacturing process, FDM is enabled to become a leading and competitive supplier globally, who can provide products and services with consistent quality to domestic and oversea customers.

Values: Integrity, excellence, caring and win-win


Fully-owned subsidiaries and branches

  Zhejiang Founder Motor Co., Ltd.
(Located in Lishui, Zhejiang Province)

  Founder Motor (Deqing) Co., Ltd.
(Located in Huzhou, Zhejiang Province)

  Founder Micro Motor (Lishui) Co.,Ltd.
(Located in Lishui, Zhejiang Province)

  Shenzhen Gold Corolla Electronics Co., Ltd.
(Located in Shenzhen, Guangdong Province)

  Shanghai High Energy Auto Electronic Co., Ltd.
(Located in Shanghai)

  Founder Motor (Vietnam) Co., Ltd.
(Located in Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam)


R & D Centers

  Lishui R & D Center
(Located in Lishui, Zhejiang Province)

  Shanghai R & D Center
(Located in Anting, Shanghai)


Contact Address

  Zhejiang Founder Motor Co., Ltd.
Address: No.73 Shiniu Road, Shuige Industrial Zone, Liandu District, Lishui City, Zhejiang Province, China
Tel: +86-578-2171041/2171042

History & Milestones


Lishui Founder Motor Co., Ltd. established


Zhejiang Founder Motor Co., Ltd. founded


Successfully to be global supplier for automobile seating motors


Listed on Shenzhen stock Exchange in Dec.2007, code 002196


Founder Motor (Vietnam) founded

BD Electric Drive for new energy vehicle established


Acquired Shenzhen Gold Corolla Electronics Co., Ltd. (GCE)


Acquired Shanghai High Energy Auto Electronic Co., Ltd.


Became qualified NEV driving motors supplier for SGMW and Geely 


High power density Hair-Pin Motor development started


Successfully entered into supply chain system of  Xiaopeng

Annual sales volume of eMotors achieved 115,000 sets, accumulatively 570,000 sets on the market


Successfully entered into supply chain system of  NIO

Annual sales volume of eMotors achieved 450,000 sets, accumulatively 1 million sets on the market


Founder Motor (Deqing) Co., Ltd. founded

Successful mass production of Hair-pin motor

New manufacturing Campus in Lishui launched

Annual sales volume of eMotors achieved 760,000 sets, accumulatively 1.78 million sets on the market