Thierry Mallet, born 4 September, 1960, is a graduate of Ecole Polytechnique (1980), and Ecole Nationale des Ponts et Chaussées (1985) and also holds a Master of Sciences degree from the Massachussetts Institute of Technology.
He started his career working for the French Ministry of Transportation from 1987 to 1989. He then moved to the Générale des Eaux Group, where he held different positions and in particular, was in charge of water activities in Spain from 1995 to 1997 and in North America from 1997 to 1999. He joined Degrémont in December 2002 as C.O.O. where he worked closely with Jean-Louis Chaussade, who held the position of Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, and became Chief Executive Officer in June 2004 until October 2009 where he was appointed Chairman of Degrémont.
Since October 1, 2009, Thierry Mallet has been Senior Executive Vice President of SUEZ ENVIRONNEMENT, in charge of the International sector, which includes Degrémont, Asia, North America, Central Europe and the Middle East and became a member of the Group Management Committee.
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