General Manager, Europe & Africa
As the General Manager of Europe & Africa Business Unit, Thierry is responsible for manufacturing, marketing and sales of Western, Northern and Southern Europe and Africa.
Prior to joining Rivulis in April 2021, Thierry served already in the irrigation industry as General Manager of Europe for Rain Bird in the landscape and golf irrigation markets. Last as an independent consultant and business angel, he helped several companies and start-ups in irrigation, connected devices and IoT to define their strategy, develop their sales and launch in the European markets.
Thierry has over 15 years of General Manager positions for industrial groups active in building construction products, like German group Hörmann in garage doors or French group Legrand in cable management solutions. Thierry brings experience of international sales and marketing in B2B markets and running full operations including manufacturing, product development and logistic centers.
Thierry holds a Master of Science from Ecole Centrale Paris and an Executive MBA from INSEAD.