Board & Committees

Chaired by Rémi Dorval, the Board of Directors determines Group objectives and supervises their implementation. The operating procedure of the Board is governed by the Internal Rules and Regulations (PDF) of the Board of Directors.

The Board is assisted by four committees:

 The Appointment and Remuneration Committee
 The Strategy/Technology Committee
 The Audit Committee
 The HSE/Sustainable Development Committee

The  Internal Rules and Regulations (PDF) of the Board of Directors also define the composition, duties and operating procedures of the Committees established by the Board, excluding the Audit Committee and the Appointment & Remuneration Committee which have their own charter of functioning since March 8, 2005 and July 30, 2008 respectively

Charter of the Audit Committee (PDF)
Charter of the Appointment and Remuneration Committee (PDF)

Remi Dorval

Rémi Dorval
Chairman of the Board

Remi Dorval is a graduate of the Ecole Centrale de Paris, the Institut d’Etudes Politiques and the Ecole Nationale d’Administration.

He served as a civil Board member of the Direction des Hydrocarbures of the Industry Ministry from 1979 to 1984 and a civil Board member of the Direction du Trésor of the Economy and Finance Ministry from 1984 to 1986. Between 1986 and 1990, he was successively, within the International Bank of Western Africa, General Manager of the US Branch in New-York, then Managing Director of a subsidiary in Gabon and Executive Vice-President in charge of Treasury, Financial Markets Department and Asset Management. From 1990 to 1997, he was a Board member and Chief Executive Officer of the Solétanche Bachy group, in charge of oil services activities, Vice-Chairman of the Board, and then CEO of FORASOL-FORAMER. Mr. Remi Dorval had also been President and Chief Executive Officer of Solétanche-Bachy France from 1997 to 2010. Then, he has been Executive Vice President of VINCI and Chairman of La Fabrique de la Cité until April 2015.

Mr. Dorval was appointed Director of CGG for the first time on March 5, 2005. He is also a Member of the Strategy/Technology Committee.

Remi Dorval is also:

  • Chairman of La Fabrique de la Cité

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