Following the share capital acquired by Cobepa and Five Arrows Principal Investments (FAPI) in February 2013, the SOCOTEC Group’s corporate governance is based on an Group Management Board and a Board of Directors.

SOCOTEC Group Management Board

The SOCOTEC Group Management Board comprises 12 members:

  • Hervé Montjotin, Chief Executive Officer
  • Franck Pettex-Sorgue - Executive Vice-President, Construction & Real Estate France BU
  • Nicolas Detchepare - Executive Vice-President, TI&V France BU
  • Jean-Marc Fort -Executive Vice-President, International, Infrastructure
  • Ian Sparks, CEO UK
  • Eric Guilhou - Chief Financial Officer
  • Sébastien Botin - Human Resources Director
  • Gabrielle Mendes - Communications & Marketing Director
  • Romain Dumas – IT Director
  • Bastien Soret - General Counsel
  • Arnaud de Pracomtal - Chief Digital Officer
  • Marc Sousa - Chief Procurement Officer


SOCOTEC Group Board of Directors

The SOCOTEC Group Board of Directors comprises 10 members:

  • Jean-Marie Laurent Josi: Chairman of the Board; Chief Executive Officer, Cobepa
  • Michel Bleitrach: independent director
  • Aurélien Delavallée: Director; Senior Investment Manager, Cobepa
  • Charles-Henri Chaliac: Director; member of Cobepa’s Executive Committee 
  • Marc-Olivier Laurent: Director; Chairman, Five Arrows Managers
  • Konrad Grieger: Director; member of Cobepa’s Executive Committee
  • Emmanuel Roth: Director; Managing Director, Five Arrows Managers
  • René Abate: observer; Senior Adviser, BCG and Five Arrows Managers
  • Bruno Lambert: observer; CEO, BIP Investment Partners
  • and Hervé Montjotin, CEO, SOCOTEC Group