Antoine Dumurgier has been nominated Chief Executive Officer of Berger-Levrault, an international software solutions provider. With 2,100 employees and 51,000 clients in Europe, Morocco and North America, Berger-Levrault markets its solutions to local authorities and administrations, medical and social establishments, the hospital sector, the education sector and private companies.
Antoine Dumurgier succeeds Pierre-Marie Lehucher, who has headed the Group for the last 15 years. Pierre-Marie Lehucher will continue to serve as Chairman until September 30, 2022, after which he will accompany the Group as an independent director. Antoine Dumurgier will become Chairman and CEO of Berger-Levrault on October 1, 2022.
Antoine Dumurgier, 48 years old, is a graduate of Ecole Polytechnique (X93), ISAE-Supaero and the University of Toulouse. He started his career in the aerospace sector, with a first experience at NASA in Houston, then at the French General Directorate of Armaments. He then moved on to strategy consulting at McKinsey, where he worked in the defense and transportation sectors, and then to the logistics sector at DHL Express. In 2007, he joined the Edenred Group, the world leader in payment solutions for the workplace. After several general management positions in the French market, he joined the Group’s Executive Committee in 2013 as Executive Director in charge of strategy and development. In 2016, he became head of the Group’s global Professional Mobility Solutions business line. In 2021, he joined the private equity fund Astorg as senior advisor.
“I am delighted that Antoine Dumurgier has joined Berger-Levrault as CEO. His solid culture of transformation in the digital and business services sectors, as well as his experience in fast-growing digital environments, will be essential assets to succeed in the next stages of Berger-Levrault’s development and to write a new page in the history of our Group” declares Pierre-Marie Lehucher.
“I am very pleased to take over the management of Berger-Levrault, a company that has been able, throughout its long and rich history, to constantly evolve and develop new businesses and new territories. Its development has particularly accelerated during the last ten years, the Group having doubled in size and penetrated new markets, both public and private. With a strong ambition for the Group, I am looking forward to leading, with all the employees, the next steps of Berger-Levrault’s growth, based on technological innovation in the service of the digitalization of clients’ experiences. I would like to pay tribute to the progress made by Berger-Levrault over the last several years under the leadership of Pierre-Marie Lehucher, and to thank the Berger-Levrault Board of Directors for its confidence.” comments Antoine Dumurgier.
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