Jean BURRUS, born July 1957, graduated from Paris School of Mines with a Civil Engineer degree and a Doctorate degree in Quantitative Hydrology. He taught Geoscience at the Algerian Petroleum Institute in 1980 and 1981. He started his career at IFPEN as a researcher in 1982. He participated in the creation of the first petroleum system modeling software used worldwide.
He was awarded the Prix Barbier from the French Geological Society. He was appointed Head of IFPEN Geology-Geochemistry Division of IFPEN in 1992 and of the Reservoir Engineering Division in 1995. He joined Beicip-Franlab as Technical Director in 1997. He became Chairman of the Supervision Board of Beicip-Franlab in 1999 and Chairman and CEO of Beicip-Franlab in January 2010.
Jean-Luc GADON, born December 1952, graduated in Economics from the University of Paris. He joined IFPEN in 1981 as an economist. He is the author of numerous publications in the Field of Energy Economics. He was nominated in 1994 General Secretary of IFP School and of ENSPM-Formation Industrie (now IFP Training). At IFPEN, from 2000 to 2009, he occupied different management positions (Director HSE, Director Real Estate, Director Procurement ...). He was Chairman and CEO of COFIP (a Real Estate subsidiary of IFPEN) and Administrator and Treasurer of Tuck Fondation . He Joined Beicip-Franlab in 2010 as General Secretary and Director Human Resources, Legal and Financial Division. He has been made Knight of the order of Palmes Académiques.
Christian CLIET, born March 1956, graduated from the Institut de Physique du Globe (Strasbourg). He began his career in 1983, serving as research geophysicist at Institut Français du Pétrole (IFPEN). There he was involved in developing new seismic processing methodologies mainly in the fields of velocity analysis and seismic reservoir characterization. Eight years later, he joined the Compagnie Générale de Géophysique (CGG) as Product Manager of the Software Department.
There, he was in charge of the US Affiliate of the geoscience software Division from 1993 to 1995. He then became Manager of Reservoir Services for Europe, Africa, Middle East, and Asia up until August 2002. He then joined Beicip-Franlab and was appointed Director for Consultancy Business Development and Director of Corporate Business Development. End of 2013 he became Director of Consulting activities.
Rémi Mouchel, born November 1965, received degrees from The Ecole Nationale Supérieure de Géologie in Nancy and the Ecole du Pétrole et des Moteurs (IFP School). He has spent his entire career with Beicip-Franlab starting as software developer when the Company entered the E&P software market.
His career has consisted of various commercial and management positions where he gained an international experience in many key countries for Beicip-Franlab (Brazil, Libya, Malaysia, Russia, USA, Venezuela). He became Director of E&P Software activities in October 2004.