Who is Stéphane Richard?

Stéphane Richard

Chief Executive Officer, Orange

Stéphane Richard has been CEO at Orange since March 1, 2011.

He joined Orange in September 2009 and worked successively as deputy general manager in charge of France Operations, executive manager and general manager. Between 1992 and 2003, Stéphane Richard was successively assistant to the financial director of the Compagnie Générale des Eaux, general manager of the real estate company Phénix and chairman of the CGIS (Compagnie Générale d’Immobilier et de Services) which became Nexity. Between 2003 and 2007, he was deputy general manager at Veolia Environnment and general manager of Veolia Transport as well as a member of the Board of Orange.

From 2007 to 2009, Stéphane Richard was Head of cabinet of the Minister for the Economy, Industry and Employment.

 Stéphane Richard graduated from HEC and the ENA (Ecole nationale d’administration).