Our Chairman and CEO is Mr. Gérard Déprez, who has held this position since 1986. Before joining Loxam, Mr. Déprez was regional director of the building materials manufacturer SOCIMAT from 1983 to 1986, and vice president of finance of Ciments d’Origny Group (part of the Holderbank Group, also in the building materials industry) from 1978 to 1983. Mr. Déprez also held the position of Chairman of the Board of the European Rental Association from 2005 to 2013. He holds a business degree from EM Lyon, as well as degrees in law and accounting.
Mr. Hénon has been Managing Director since July 2012. Mr. Hénon joined Loxam in 2000 and has held the positions of Director Ile de France (2000-2001) and Chief Operating Officer (2001-2012). Prior to joining Loxam he was with the industrial company Dagard as a director of building activities (1996-2000) and the consulting company Axionis as an associate consultant (1995-1996). He holds a degree from Ecole Supérieure d’Electricité (SUPELEC).
Mr. Bourmaud has been Chief Financial Officer since 2008. Mr. Bourmaud has been with Loxam since 2004, first as M&A Director of Subsidiaries Services (2004-2005) and then as Regional Director (2005-2007). Before joining Loxam he worked for HSBC in the M&A and equity capital markets departments (1994-2004). He holds a finance degree from Ecole Supérieure de Commerce Paris.