Puma Energy, new corporate partner of the HEC Foundation

5 October 2013

Puma Energy has joined the HEC Foundation as a corporate partner. Held on 2nd October 2013 in Paris, a signing ceremony  brought together Pierre Eladari, CEO of Puma Energy, Jean-Paul Vermès, Vice Chairman, Paris Ile-de-France Regional Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Head of Education Committee, Bernard Ramanantsoa, Dean of HEC Paris and Barbara de Colombe, Executive Director of the HEC Foundation.

Puma Energy joins the HEC Foundation _ HEC Paris Jean-Marc Biais 2013

Pierre Eladari, CEO of Puma Energy said: “The successful growth story of Puma Energy strongly relies on talented employees. Considering our ambition and the momentum in our activities in fast growing, frontier markets, attracting the best talent is more than ever a strategic priority. Not only will our partnership with HEC strongly contribute to this objective, but it will also enable our employees who are being fast tracked into management positions to gain access to HEC expertise, specifically at the world-leading Petroleum Center.”

The four year partnership will allow Puma Energy to increase its commitment to education and to strengthen its presence with HEC graduates and alumni worldwide.  At the same time, Puma Energy, through its position as a fast-growing global independent fuels group, is looking forward to contributing to HEC’s state-of-the-art research and teaching in Executive Education in the energy field.

Bernard Ramanantsoa concluded: “Our partnership with Puma Energy underlines our commitment to offering the best educational program possible, and thereby ensures that the education which our students receive reflects the needs of an ever-changing business world.”
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