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France: Newly confirmed to the Board by the General Meeting of shareholders, Bertrand Camus has taken the position of CEO of SUEZ and appointed a new Executive Committee.

This new executive team will be responsible for supporting him in overseeing the Group’s operations and implementing the strategic orientations set out by the Board of Directors. The Executive Committee will also be in charge of finalizing and implementing the new SUEZ 2030 corporate plan, intended to commit the Group to conquer new opportunities for sustainable and profitable growth.

Julian Waldron will therefore be joining the Group as Chief Financial Officer as of May 15, 2019. He brings his experience gained at other major international industrial groups.

The Executive Committee will be composed of 8 members, in addition to the CEO:

  • Jean-Marc Boursier, Chief Operating Officer and Senior Executive VP Group in charge of Northern Europe and Industrial Waste Specialties Europe
  • Christophe Cros, Senior Executive VP Group in charge of Water Technologies & Solutions (WTS) and North America
  • Marie-Ange Debon, Senior Executive VP Group in charge of France, Italy, Eastern & Central Europe
  • Ana Giros, Senior Executive VP Group in charge of International and directly Africa, the Middle East, India, Asia, Australia, Consulting and Industrial Key accounts
  • Angel Simon, Senior Executive VP Group in charge of Spain, Latin America, Advanced Solutions and Smart Cities
  • Jacques Audibert, Secretary General
  • Isabelle Calvez, Group Chief Human Resources Officer and acting Chief Communications and Sustainable Development Officer, and
  • Julian Waldron, Group Chief Financial Officer.

The Group thanked Jean-Yves Larrouturou, Denys Neymon and Frédérique Raoult, who were leaving the Group, for their contribution and dedication to the company.

Bertrand Camus, CEO of SUEZ, commented, “This new Executive Committee and I will embody our customer-centricity, our culture of innovation and entrepreneurship, and our winning spirit that will make SUEZ the world leader in environmental services in the decade to come. I am confident in the ability of the Committee and the Group’s 90,000 employees to hold aloft the SUEZ banner around the world.”

With 90 000 people on the five continents, SUEZ is a world leader in smart and sustainable resource management. It provides water and waste management solutions that enable cities and industries to optimize their resource management and strengthen their environmental and economic performances, in line with regulatory standards. The SUEZ group recovers 17 million tons of waste a year, produces 3.9 million tons of secondary raw materials and 7 TWh of local renewable energy. It also secures water resources, delivering wastewater treatment services to 58 million people and reusing 882 million m3 of wastewater. SUEZ generated total revenues of €17.3 billion in 2018.

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