French classification society Bureau Veritas has announced the appointment of Matthieu de Tugny as executive vice-president of the group to lead the marine and offshore division, succeeding Philippe Donche-Gay.
“Taking the helm of marine and offshore – the division representing the origins of Bureau Veritas – Matthieu will now continue the remarkable transformation of the division. By reinventing its services and tools through a digital transformation, M&O is developing innovative solutions adapted to the challenges of a safer, more environmentally friendly and sustainable maritime industry. I am grateful to Philippe Donche-Gay, who has been a leader and change maker, guiding the Marine & Offshore division through the challenges of the last six years,” commented Bureau Veritas CEO Didier Michaud-Daniel.
De Tugny joined Bureau Veritas in 1994 and most recently served as senior vice-president and chief operations officer of the marine and offshore division.