McPhy Energy announces the appointment of Laurent Carme as CEO

McPhy a specialist in hydrogen production and distribution equipment, has decided to establish a separate governance structure in accordance with the recommendations of the Appointments and Remuneration Committee.

In this context, Laurent Carme has been appointed Chief Executive Officer of McPhy. He succeeds to Pascal Mauberger, who keeps his position as Chairman of the Board of Directors. Laurent Carme’s mandate will be effective on November 4, 2019.

Laurent Carme, 43, began his career as a consultant at Estin & Co. before joining L.E.K. Consulting, where he carried out numerous growth strategy and industrial strategy missions in the energy and transport sectors.

In 2009, he joined Alstom Renewables, where he headed the Business Development division in Paris. Laurent Carme was then appointed, in Barcelona, Vice President Wind Onshore Platform and then Vice President Wind Engineering and Strategic Sourcing. During his time in Spain, he contributed his expertise to onshore and offshore product lines, and notably the development of products and cost-cutting projects.

In 2015, Laurent Carme joined GE Renewable Energy as President of GE Hydro France and Head of the Grenoble site, in charge of global R&D, engineering, project management and production activities for the Hydroelectric division. Since 2018, Laurent Carme has headed the Power Transformers division at GE Grid Solutions. He graduated from École Polytechnique and École Nationale des Ponts et Chaussées.

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