Management Board

Our Management Board is the governing body of Sucden and all of the Group’s major executive decisions are taken under its mandate. Members of the Board have the vision, experience and expertise to drive the business forward, to accept responsibility for our corporate developments and to be accountable for our results and achievements.

Thierry Songeur

General Manager, Sucden

Thierry Songeur began his career in auditing with Coopers and Lybrand in France and then in banking with Banco Frances & Brasileiro in Brazil.  He joined Sucden Group Brazil in 1986 and served in the rice trading division from 1988 until 1992. After a short spell with Gyma International (France), he rejoined Sucden in 1996 at our Paris headquarters and covered various sugar markets in Eastern Europe and Africa. One year later he relocated to Sucden Americas in the USA and was appointed President and CEO in 1997. He became member of the Management  Board in 2010. He has been promoted General Manager as from January 1st 2019 and has moved back to Paris. He graduated from Rouen Business School in France in 1983.

Thierry Songeur