Governance

Pierre Bellon, Honorary Chair of the Foundation

The Board of Directors

It determines the Foundation’s main directions in terms of its activity and communications.
It consists of 9 members and 3 panels with:

  • a Founders’ panel:
    • Nathalie Bellon-Szabo, Chair of the Foundation and CEO of Sodexo Sports and Leisure Worldwide
    • François-Xavier Bellon, Chair of the Board of Directors of Bellon SA
    • Bernard Bellon, Director of Sodexo and founding president of Finadvance SA
  • A panel of qualified individuals:
    • Barbara de Colombe, Delegate General of the HEC Foundation
    • François Content, former CEO of Apprentis d’Auteuil
    • Eliseo Garlatti, lawyer at the Paris Bar
  • A Friends of the Foundation panel
    • Rémi Baudin, former Vice President of the Executive Board of Sodexo
    • Nicole Huard, General Secretary of Bellon SA
    • Stéphane André, director of the Association for Progress in Management
  • A government commissioner with a consultative vote:
    • Christine Gabel, Associative Life Mission and Engagement Manager - Social Cohesion Departmental Direction of Hauts-de-Seine

The Executive Committee

It is responsible for determining the actions and investments for the implementation of the broad guidelines set by the Board of Directors.

  • Nathalie Bellon-Szabo, chair
  • Nicole Huard, treasurer
  • Rémi Baudin, secretary

The Steering Committee

Appointed for three years by the Board of Directors, its members apply their expertise to select the Association’s partnership projects.

  • Trao Nguyen, Chair of the Steering Committee, honorary chair of the Asmae - Association Soeur Emmanuelle and chair of the Active-DPS supervisory board
  • Astrid Bellon, member of the Sodexo Board of Directors
  • Maria Pereira da Costa, Vice President of the Université René Descartes and lecturer at the Laboratoire Adaptations Travail Individu
  • Jean François Trogrlic, former director of the Bureau de l’OIT in France (2007-2014), former Counselor for Social Affairs at the Permanent Mission of France to the United Nations (2005-2007)
  • Gaspard Verdier, founder and president of the consulting firm Simandef

the Friends of the Foundation Committee

Friends of the Pierre Bellon Foundation are individuals and organizations contributing to the accomplishment of the Foundation’s goals.

With a maximum of 30 committee members, it elects three representatives to the Board of Directors. To become a Friend of the Foundation, you can contact us.