Thierry Ortmans, holds a Master’s degree in Management Sciences from the University of Paris IX Dauphine. He was a Professor at the Ecole supérieure de commerce et d’administration de Nantes (now Audencia) from 1972 to 1980. He then became Sales Director of Savoye and then Founder, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Savoye NSA. In 1998, he was the founding President of the Compagnie Européenne de Prestations Logistiques (CEPL) and is currently Manager of SCPO. In addition, Thierry Ortmans has held the positions of Advisor at the Banque de France branch (Eure-et-Loire) and member of the Supervisory Board of the Legris Industries Group.