Michel Laroche, re-elected president, leads the new Cetim board of directors
The new Cetim board of directors re-elected Michel Laroche as its chairman during the session of December 16, 2010. The chairman will inaugurate his new term of office with the conduct of the revision of Cetim's priority objectives as part of the drafting of the contract for 2012 - 2015 performances with the State and the Federation of Mechanical Industries (FIM).
A graduate of the École Centrale de Paris and the Institut d'études politiques de Paris, Michel Laroche has successively held management positions within the PSA Peugeot-Citroën, Peugeot, Citroën, Almec Industrias Mecanicas (Brazil), Quillery group , Peugeot electrical tools, Lurem. He was then chairman of the board of Salmson pumps and then of the Wilo AG group.
He has also chaired various groups and organizations: FIM International Relations Committee, Europump (European Association of Pump Manufacturers), AFCP (French Association of Pump Manufacturers), which became AFPR then Profluid.