The Board of Directors is in charge of the strategic governance of the French Business Group.

Its members are elected or confirmed for a 2-year term during the annual assemblies.

The Executive Committee supervises the activities of the FBG, and works with the permanent team to propose and take management decisions.

Its members are elected amongst the members of the Board of Directors.

The 2019 Elected Board of Directors of the French Business Group & the Executive Committee elected amongst the Board of Directors Members: 

2019 Board of Directors

H.E. Dr. Mohamed Jameel AL RAMAHI

Mr. Hassan ABARAGH

Mr. Laurent CLEMENT

Mr. Eric COHU

Mrs. Meline EOLMEZIAN-SOULIE

Mrs. Florence FONTANI

Mr. Khalil ABDELRAZZAK

Mr. Franck LADEGAILLERIE

Mr. Laurent MARIE

Mrs. Sharmila MURAT

Mr. Jimmy NERON

Mr. Richad SOUNDARDJEE

Mr. Sebastien CHAUVIN

2019 Executive Committee

President: Eric Cohu

First Vice President: –

Vice Presidents: Sharmila Murat & Khalil Abdelrazzak

Marketing Director: Franck Ladegaillerie

Finance Director: Laurent Clement

Secretary-General: Hassan Saeed Abaragh

The Executive Committee

Eric Cohu
Eric CohuPresident

Head of Country & CEO – BNP Paribas UAE branches

Sharmila Murat
Sharmila MuratVice-President

General Manager Tryano and Saks Fifth Avenue, Chalhoub Group

Khalil Abdelrazzak
Khalil AbdelrazzakVice-President

CEO Total ABK

Franck Ladegaillerie
Franck LadegaillerieMarketing & Strategy

VP Sales-Energy & Infrastracture, Assystem Group

Laurent Clement
Laurent ClementFinance Director

Managing Director & CEO – EDF Middle East

Hassan Saeed Abaragh
Hassan Saeed AbaraghSecretary-general

Managing Partner ICLO

The Board Members

Mohamed Jameel Al Ramahi
Mohamed Jameel Al RamahiBoard Member

Chief Executive Officer, Masdar

Jimmy Neron
Jimmy NeronBoard Member

Director of VINCI Energies Emirates

Laurent Marie
Laurent MarieBoard Member

Executive Chairman, Trouvay & Cauvin Group

Méline SOULIE
Méline SOULIEBoard Member

Group Events Director – National & Cyber Security Portfolio Reed Exhibitions Middle East

Florence Fontani
Florence FontaniBoard Member

Executive Vice-President Strategy, Communications, Environmental and Social Responsibility Engie Middle East, South & Central Asia &Turkey

Richad Soundardjee
Richad SoundardjeeBoard Member

Chief Executive Officer, Société Générale

Sébastien Chauvin
Sébastien ChauvinBoard Member

Chief Executive Officer, Veolia

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