Who are we?

P.E.P. Association is composed of 4 authorities, with specific roles:

Board & Steering Committee

Bertrand HUGOO, president of the P.E.P. Association :

"Born 10 November 1954 (France)
Mechanical Engineer ICAM + ICG diploma (finance and control management)
He has been working within Schneider-Electric since 32 years
His main involvement has been in the Medium Voltage business in General management, Sales, Industrial, Marketing and R&D matters.
He has a broad international experience and have been living in Indonesia for 4 years
He has been Vice president for environment Corporate leading the Green marketing and selling for growth and launching the Schneider ecoDesign Way"

General Manager

Sylvie Bronchain, General Manager of the P.E.P. Association:

From September 2018 until now :

General manager of PEP ecopassport, an international EPD program operator dedicated to electrical, electronical, heating & cooling  equipements. 

Mission :

- To ensure the general secretariat of the Association and promote its unique expertise in LCA (more than 10 years of experience) 

- To develop its visibility in France and in the world (members, lobbying)

- To swarm the construction, industry and infrastructures markets

- To anticipate and being pro-active in future environmental regulations for all these sectors

First, graduated from a top business school in France (NEOMA Business School) and secondly, from a Specialized Master in Competitive intelligence and Strategic Analysis (EISTI), Sylvie Bronchain acquired signifiant experiences both in public and private sectors as business development engineer in an French economic development agency prospecting eco technologies investors in Normandy and before it, in information systems at HP France.



Technical Committee

Skander HASSAYOUNE, president of the Technical Committee :

"Skander is graduated in Industrial engineering, from ENIT Tunis, and in Environmental Management, from ENSAM Chambéry.
He started his career as Lean Manufacturing consultant in several industries (automotive, glass,...).
In 2009, he joined the Hager group to participate at the creation of the sustainable development department of the group.
He is today in charge of the products' environmental affairs : Eco-Design, regulatory conformity and standardisation."



Accredited Verifier Club

Sophie BARBEAU, chairwoman of the Accredited Verifier Club :

"After her PhD in Macromolecular materials and composites, Sophie Barbeau spent over 10 years in Research and Development on polymeric materials, in chemical industry first and then in Nexans, one of the main cable manufacturer. In 2011, she left the R&D department to focus on Sustainable Development and environmental issues related to products. She’s now managing the Sustainable Development Technical team, taking care of environmental standardization, compliancy of products with legislation and deployment of ecodesign and best environmental practices within Nexans."