Appointments within AREVA group
GROUP / APPOINTMENTS
March 27, 2013
Tarik Choho is appointed Chief Commercial Officer. He reports to Luc Oursel, Chief Executive Officer, and is a member of the AREVA Executive Management Board.
Hélène Derrien is appointed Senior Vice President, Executives Career Management. She reports to Véronique Rouzaud, Senior Executive Vice President, Human Resources.
Tarik Choho began his career with the Gaz de France group where he held successive positions in project management in the fields of storage and transportation of natural gas. In 1996, he joined AREVA and was relocated to the U.S. where he held various positions as project manager for the construction of nuclear facilities at the Hanford site (7 years) and in North Carolina (3 years). From 2006 to 2008, he was deputy to the Senior Executive Vice President of the Logistics Business Unit. In 2008, Tarik Choho joined the fuel sector as head of design and sales. In 2010, he took over the direction of Mining and Front-End sales division. In 2011, he joined the International Commercial Organization (ICO) as Executive Vice President, responsible for Europe, the Middle East and Africa. In November 2012, he was also appointed to lead “Major Offers and New Builds”.
Hélène Derrien began her career in 1991 at Alcatel CIT, where she held several positions during twelve years, including recruitment manager and human resources manager in the international mobility department. She was then appointed regional human resources Vice President for Africa, Middle East and Indian subcontinent. In 2003, she joined CFAO, a subsidiary of the PPR group, as human resources development manager before taking the position of human resources Vice President for the Technology Business Unit of CFAO. Hélène Derrien joined AREVA in 2007 as the Vice President of human resources development. In 2011, she was appointed human resources Vice President for the Mining Business Group.