CHAIRMAN & CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER
EDUCATION: MBA, University of Hartford, Connecticut,
USA General Management Program, CEDEP INSEAD, Fontainebleau, France
Patrick Ayoub holds an MBA from the University of Hartford, USA and went through the INSEAD-CEDEP General Management Program in Fontainebleau, France. After 5 years in commercial banking with CREDIT SUISSE in Paris, Patrick held for 6 years treasury positions at UNITED TECHNOLOGIES / OTIS in Paris.
Patrick joined the water business and SUEZ LYONNAISE DES EAUX in 1994 in Paris as financial controller and was then appointed Group head of Investor Relations from 1996 to 2000.
He was ENGIE South Africa country delegate from 2000 to 2015, SUEZ Middle East & Africa COO from 2004 to 2006 and CEO of WSSA from 2000 to 2010.
Patrick has been PROXA chairman since 2008, focusing primarily on strategy, finance and business development of the PROXA group.