The Board of Directors of French marine service provider Bourbon, Paris, decided to separate the functions of Chairman of the Board of Directors and Chief Executive Officer, with effect from January 1, 2011.
Jacques de Chateauvieux, previously Chairman & Chief Executive Officer of Bourbon, will continue to chair the Board of Directors.
Christian Lefèvre, previously Executive Vice-President and Chief Operating Officer, has been appointed Chief Executive Officer of Bourbon, with responsibility commencing January 1st.
Gaël Bodenes, previously Executive Vice President - Offshore Division – Business Management, has been appointed Executive Vice-President and Chief Operating Officer.
The Executive Committee is now composed as follows:
Christian Lefèvre, Chief Executive Officer
Gaël Bodenes, Executive Vice-President and Chief Operating Officer
Laurent Renard, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer