About orbeo

With dedicated resources in Asia, Americas, and EMEA, Orbeo is able to bring together the best teams to accompany the growth of the carbon markets worldwide.

Philippe ROSIER, President

Philippe Rosier is President of orbeo. He is also President of Rhodia Energy Services and a permanent member of Rhodia’s Management Committee. Philippe joined Rhône-Poulenc in 1988 as a Process & Chemical Engineer, and then held various positions within the Group, such as Director of a Business Unit and Director Strategy & Business Development. Philippe Rosier is a graduate from ESPCI (Physique et Chimie de Paris) and ENSPM (Ecole des Pétroles et Moteurs - IFP), and holds an MBA from Insead.

Jérôme MALKA, Managing Director

Jérôme Malka has worked for Société Générale for 15 years. He is Head of Business Development for the Commodities Trading Group and Head of Emissions Trading. He is also Board Member of European Carbon Fund and Managing Director of orbeo.

Jérôme Malka is a graduate from SUPELEC (Ecole Supérieure d’Electricité).

Cécile FAGES, Communication Manager

Cécile joined orbeo in 2006 and is in charge of the communication.

Previously she was working as a marketing and communication manager for Diagma, a consulting firm and Azap, a software company, after having worked in India for the oil and petroleum company Total.

Cécile graduated from ESCP-EAP business school and holds a bachelor degree in Mathematics and Social Sciences from Dauphine University.

Philippe CHAUVEAU, Head of Policy & Lobbying

Philippe is orbeo’s Head of Policy and Marketer. Philippe joined orbeo in 2006 and has been Head of Policy since 2010. He has also been a member of the Sales and Marketing team since 2008. Prior to joining orbeo, he spent 5 years as Marketing Director at Veolia Environnement’s water division; he started his career in various management and sales positions at Rhodia. Philippe is a civil engineer (ESTP) and holds a post graduate diploma in International Business Management from Paris Dauphine University.

Arnaud STAIB, North America Origination Director (Representative)

As a representative for orbeo, Arnaud is in charge of CO2 origination in North America. Beforehand, he was Operation Plant Manager for Rhodia in Baton Rouge plant (Louisiana, USA) during 6 years. Arnaud has 20 years experience in the chemical area with Rhone Poulenc and then Rhodia in various divisions. Arnaud holds a Master degree in Chemical and Thermal Engineering from Cranfield Institute of Technology (UK) and a Diploma in Chemical Engineering from Compiegne University of Technology (France).

Himadou ALOU, Risk and Internal Control Manager

Himadou joined orbeo in October 2010 and is responsible for Risks (origination, market, credit, operational), Internal Control and Compliance. He already worked for orbeo as a Market Risk Manager, from 2006 to 2008. Afterwards he worked for Natixis, first in the pole “Risk Management Alternative Asset” and then at the General Inspection. Himadou holds a Master Degree in Financial Economy and Financial Engineering, and is Certified Financial Risk Manager from the Global Association of Risk Professionals.

Fulvio BARTOLUCCI, Origination Manager and Regional Coordinator for Orbeo China

Fulvio is responsible for planning and leading orbeo’s business development in Greater China Region. He has experience in CDM and financing processof small renewable energy projects. He firsts moved to China in 2006 as China Affair Division deputy head for International Centre for Small Hydro Power, then joined the OneCarbon Beijing team, focusing on emission reduction projects. He is also co-founder of a microcredit organization in Italy. Fulvio has a Postgraduate specialization in Sustainable Development and Environmental Management from the University of Bologna, and an Honour’s BA in International Relations and Economics, from MilanoCattolica University.

Sandrine LOPES, Head of Human Resources

Sandrine joined orbeo in September 2010 to manage the Human Resources. Previously, she worked for Rhodia during 5 years in the HR department. First, she worked with different countries of the group on the HR process, tools and worldwide payroll externalization. Then she was in charge of recruiting recent graduates from Business & Engineers Schools. Sandrine holds a degree in Management at Paris Dauphine University and postgraduated from a Human Resources Degree at Panthéon Sorbonne University in 2005.

Valérie VISCIGLIO-FAIRBANK, Director, CO2 Operations

Valérie joined orbeo team in January 2008. She is in charge of the CO2 Operations Team. Beforehand, she was risk manager and was in charge of the risks process assessment on origination projects. Valérie holds a chemical engineering degree, a Master and a PhD in chemistry from Purdue University (USA) and a MBA from University of Montreal. Valérie has more than 14 years experience in different activities within the Rhodia Group: research and development, corporate processes, purchasing and procurement.