Aerial view of Horseshoe Bend in the Colorado river, downstream from Glen Canyon dam and Lake Powell (Arizona/Utah, USA, 2012). © BRGM - Philippe Andrzejewski

Governance

06.12.2018
Find out about BRGM’s governing bodies.

BRGM: a public industrial and commercial institution

3 ministries

The BRGM (Bureau de Recherches Géologiques et Minières) was created in 1959. It operates as a public industrial and commercial institution, reporting to the Ministry of Higher Education, Research and Innovation, the Ministry for the Ecological and Inclusive Transition, and the Ministry of the Economy.

See the decree setting out BRGM’s administrative and financial organisation

BRGM governance

The BRGM has several governing bodies:

Board of Governors

Last updated June 2018

Chairman

Michèle ROUSSEAU

Government Commissioner

Laurence PINSON

Representing the State

Representing the Ministry for Research
Marie-Hélène TUSSEAU-VUILLEMIN
Deputy : Bernard COMMÈRE

Representing the Ministry for the Environment
Philippe MERLE
Deputy : Jean-Luc PERRIN

Representing the Ministry for Mining
Guglielmina TORO
Deputy : Rémi GALIN

Representing the Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Emmanuel PINEDA
Deputy : Nomination pending

Representing the Ministry for Cooperation
Clélia CHEVRIER KOLACKO
Deputy : Guillaume PONS

Representing the Ministry for the Economy
Julien TOGNOLA
Deputy : Pierre ANGOT

Representing the Ministry for the Budget
Philippe ALIX
Deputy : François DESCHAMPS

Members selected for their particular expertise in BRGM's fields of activity

Georges CALAS
Sylvie JOUSSAUME
Marie-Madeleine MIALOT-MULLER
Isabelle MORETTI
Michèle ROUSSEAU

Representing BRGM personnel

Philippe BATAILLARD
Nicolas FRISSANT
Murielle THINON-LARMINACH
Denis THIEBLEMONT
Emilie VANOUDHEUSDEN
Pierre VASSAL

Auditors

Bruno ROSSI
Jean-Pascal CODINE

Board of directors

Last updated October 2017

Chairman and CEO

Michèle Rousseau

Deputy CEO
Scientific Director

Pierre Toulhoat

Strategy, Research and Communication Director

Philippe Freyssinet

Development Director

Karim Ben Slimane

International Director

Philippe Gombert

Secretary General

Didier Camut

Director for Human Resources

Isabelle Plaid

Financial Director

Daniel Matjasic

Director for Georesources

Jean-Claude Guillaneau

Director for Water, Environment and Ecotechnologies

Nathalie Dörfliger

Director for Risks and Prevention

Jean-Luc Foucher

Laboratories Director

Hervé Gaboriau

Director of Digital Infrastructure and Services

Jean-Marc Trouillard

Director for Regional Activities

Stéphane Roy

See BRGM corporate structure

International Committee

Last updated June 2017

Chairman

François SCHEER, French Ambassador

Members of the International Committee

Emmanuel PINEDA, Assistant Director for enterprise and the international economy (Ministry for Europe and Foreign Affairs)

Samuel GOLDSTEIN, Directorate-General for the Treasury, international business financing sub-division (Ministry of the Economy)

Jean-Yves GROSCLAUDE, Technical Director for Operations - French development agency (Agence française de Développement - AFD)

Marie-Joëlle COUTURIER (Ministry for the Ecological and Inclusive Transition)

Paulo DE SA, Practice Manager, Energy and Extractives Global Practice - IBRD (International Bank for Reconstruction and Development - Washington, USA)

Dominique CAMPANA, Director International Activities - ADEME

Guy FRADIN, Chairman of the Forests, Water and Regional Affairs Department, Advisory Board for Agriculture, Food and Forests (Ministry of Agriculture and Food)

Bruno WEYMULLER, Former member of the Executive Committee, Total - Member of the Board of Directors, Deinove, and of the French Energy Committee - Professor, IFP Energies Nouvelles

National Public Services Steering Committee

Last updated June 2017

Representing the Ministry for the Ecological and Inclusive Transition

the Director for Water and Biodiversity
the Director-General for Risk Prevention
the Director-General for Infrastructure, Transport and the Sea
the Director-General for Energy and Climate
the Director for Research and Innovation

Representing the Ministry of Higher Education, Research and Innovation

the Director-General for Research and Innovation

Representing the Ministry of the Interior

the Director-General for Civil Security and Crisis Management

Representing the Ministry of Agriculture and Food

the Director-General for Corporate Economic and Environmental Performance

Representing the Ministry for Solidarity and Health

the Director-General for Health

Representing the Ministry of Culture

the Director-General for Heritage

The chair of the BRGM scientific committee

The chairman of the BRGM

Scientific Committee

Last updated February 2018

Chair

Anne Renault, scientific director of Ifremer, France

Members of the Scientific Committee

Zoubeida Kebaïli Bargaoui, Professor, National School of Engineering, Tunis, Tunisia

Jean-Yves Bottero, Emeritus Research Director, CNRS, CEREGE, Marseille, France

Bertrand Braunschweig, Director, INRIA, Saclay-lle-de-France, France

Jordi Bruno, Director, Amphos 21 Consulting, Spain

Nicolas Flipo, Senior Research Fellow with the Geosciences Centre, director of the hydrology/hydrogeology team at  Mines ParisTech (formerly École des Mines de Paris), France

Lluis Fontboté, Professor, Geneva University, Switzerland

Laurent Jammes, Consultant, Actys / Enea Consulting, France

Laurent Jolivet, Professor, UMPC - Sorbonne University, France

Corinne Leyval, Research Director, CNRS, University of Lorraine, interdisciplinary laboratory on continental environments (LIEC), France

Céline Lutoff, Professor, University of Grenoble-Alpes), France

Frédéric Plas, Scientific Director, ANDRA, France

Cécile Robin, Professor, University of Rennes, France

Anne Rozan, Professor, ENGEES and University of Strasbourg, France

Philippe Stohr, Vice-President, Fortum, France

Audit Committee

Last updated June 2017

Jean-Baptiste MINATO
Marie-Madeleine MIALOT-MULLER
Bernard COMMÈRE
Toni CAVATORTA
Teresina MARTINET
Nicolas FRISSANT
Denis THIÉBLEMONT
Pierre THIERRY

Government Commissioner

Laurence PINSON

BRGM CORPORATE STRUCTURE

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