MARC LAUR

MARC LAUR

SENIOR ADVISOR - CLEANTECHS

Marc Laur was born in 1957. After graduating from Ecole Centrale Paris as an engineer, he held various executive and management positions in the industrial sector.
Marc began his career at Matra Group, as production and project manager. He moved on to Sommer Alibert Industrie (Faurecia), where he was responsible for different plants and subsidiaries in France and internationally before contributing, within the Industrial Direction, to the company’s strong development. In 1998, he becomes Managing Director of Aries Industries and, following the company’s acquisition by Wagon Automotive, a British industrial conglomerate, he is appointed MD Operations, Wagon Automotive Group, to manage its growth. In a similar context of rapid development, the position of Chief Industrial Officer is created for him at Eurocopter Group.
After developing industrial services and engineering activities as President of Segula Aerospace, he joins the Areva group as MD, Operations of the Renewable Energy activities in 2010, before becoming Managing Director of Areva’s Bioenergy branch, a sector leader with operations in Asia, South America and Europe.