Marie de Saint Salvy is VP of Energy for EIFFAGE, a French General Contractor developing solar, wind and hybrid energy solutions. Well known for her creative approach and the enthusiasm she brings to every new challenge she faces, Marie works throughout Africa and Europe, helping to secure and structure global housing for the sustainable and green energy industry.
With over a decade of experience in international business for the public and private sectors, Marie is a seasoned project manager and leader, adept at managing complex financial and industrial processes, with a focus on supply chain operations.
After graduating from the Ecole Normale Supérieure in Economics, Marie went on to receive a master’s degree in Public Administration from the Ecole Nationale d’Administration. She served first as a Risk Analyst for Schlumberger in Mexico, then worked for the Ministry of Defense and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Brussels and the Democratic Republic of Congo.
Prior to joining Eiffage, Marie worked five years for DCNS, the French leader of naval defense and marine energy. She served two years as Deputy Director of the Maintenance Division and two years as COO of the Submarines Division, in charge of various projects across Asia, Europe and South America.
Marie is currently based in Paris, France, and speaks fluent French, English and German, as well as a working proficiency of Spanish and Chinese. Passionate about diversity, her vision for the future is to create equal opportunity in the workplace with regard to age, gender and color. Marie also holds a master’s degree in international relations from the Sorbonne.
Worldwide Association of Female Professionals Member of the Year Marie de Saint Salvy can be found on the Association Directory, where she is looking forward to networking with you.