Florence Verzelen

Executive Vice President in charge of Industry, Marketing and Sustainability, Dassault Systèmes

Since 2018, Executive Vice-President, Industry Solutions, Field Marketing, Global Affairs of Dassault Systemes. Started career as a financial analyst in investment banking in New York. Then acquired more than 5 years of experience in the public sector: with the European Commission in Brussels, responsible for the trade relationships between the EU and China, and thereafter of the antitrust case against Microsoft. 2007, joined the team of the French Minister of European Affairs, as Adviser on trade and industry issues. 2008-17, worked at Engie, a world leader in the energy sector, first in charge of Business Development for the group, then as Chief Executive Officer, Engie, Qatar, and later Vice-President for the group procurement performance plan; finally appointed Chief Operating Officer, Engie, Europe and Russia. Member of the Board, past or present: PSA; Air France. Young Global Leader, World Economic Forum (2013). Graduate, Ecole Polytechnique / Corps des Mines.

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