Alain Larousse has been appointed Group Chief Information Officer effective January 9, 2023. He will mainly be responsible for managing IT infrastructure and cybersecurity as well as contributing to the implementation of the Group’s digital strategy. Alain will report to Sabrina Soussan, SUEZ Chairman and CEO.
Alain began his career with Air Liquide, holding a range of positions in research and innovation, strategic management control and coordination of global subsidiaries. He was then appointed Group Chief Information Officer.
In 2014, he moved to Transdev as Group Chief Information Officer.
In 2020, Alain became Chief Information Officer for Loxam, a construction rental equipment services company.
Throughout his career, Alain Larousse has spearheaded multiple digital transformation projects prioritizing innovation as well as customer and employee experience. In this respect, his efforts have focused on the performance of information systems and the prevention of cybersecurity risks.
Alain Larousse is a graduate of CentraleSupélec.
Sabrina Soussan, Chairman and CEO of SUEZ, said: "The appointment of Alain Larousse reflects the Group’s ambition to invest in efficient and innovative information systems. Data, Artificial Intelligence and cybersecurity risk prevention play an increasingly important role in water and waste management. In his role as Chief Information Officer, Alain Larousse will actively ensure that our operations are efficient, reliable and secure. Alain will also help to accelerate the digitalization of our solutions and services, in line with the Group’s strategy."