Our cooperative identity

The governance bodies - Board of Directors

Like all cooperatives, Sodiaal is managed by a BOARD OF DIRECTORS. This is comprised of milk producers ELECTED by producer representatives at the General Meeting of Sodiaal Union. These representatives are themselves elected by all of the producers during section meetings.

Mission of the Board of Directors

  • Makes decisions on new partnerships or equity alliances
  • Establishes the annual budget for milk prices
  • Makes decisions on participating interests liable to alter the controlling majority
  • Appoints the Chief Executive
  • Oversees the management of dairy resources
  • Elects the chairman of the cooperative

The Chairman of the Board of Directors

Damien Lacombe has been Chairman of the Board of Directors of Sodiaal Union since 8 January 2014.

 

Board of Directors

Nord Region

Olivier Gaffet
(chairman of the region)

Nord Region

Pierre Poixblanc

Nord Region

Luc Verhaeghe

Centre-Est Region

Laurent Hassoux

Centre-Est Region

Michel Rechenmann (chairman of the region)

 

Centre-Est Region

Jean-Daniel Steib

Sud-Est Region

Sébastien Courtois

Sud-Est Region

Jean-Michel Javelle (chairman of the region)

Sud-Est Region

Yvan Ogier

Massif Central Region

Jérôme Aubert (chairman of the region)

 

Massif Central Region

Rémi Broncy

Massif Central Region

Damien Garnier

Sud-Ouest Region

Michel Gorse

Sud-Ouest Region

Benoit Gransagne

Sud-Ouest Region

Thierry Lanuque (chairman of the region)

 

Bretagne Est Region

Patrice Binet

Bretagne Est Region

Jean-Pierre Clément

Bretagne Est Region

Pascal Nizan
(chairman of the region)

Bretagne Ouest Region

David Chevance

Bretagne Ouest Region

Jean-Michel Le Meur

 

Bretagne Ouest Region

Jean-Paul Prigent (chairman of the region)

Pays de Loire Region

Jean-Pierre Faucon (chairman of the region)

Pays de Loire Region

Dominique Penloup

Pays de Loire Region

Patrick Trifault