The team is made up of professionals from the industry and the public sector. With their rich, varied and constantly renewed experience, they are qualified to respond to the current problems of industry and anticipate those of tomorrow.



Cyril De Coatpont comes from a fluid mechanics engineering background and joins the large Gesip team as President after many years in engineering and project management at TotalEnergies.



Céline is a graduate of an engineering school (HEI) and holds a Master's degree from IFPSchool. She joined ExxonMobil in 2004, since then she has evolved in various functions, within the technical, maintenance, operational departments, as well as the Midstream division as SHE/Regulation Manager for France and Benelux. Céline joined the Gesip team as Vice President in 2018 before being elected General Delegate in October 2022.

Céline Leroy

General Delegate

Cécile has spent a large part of her career at Gesip. She joined our teams as a technical and administrative assistant and then became administrative and financial director.

Cécile Arcanger

Administrative and Financial Director

Xavier comes from the gas industry. He has spent his career at PRIMAGAZ where he held various positions related to operations until he became Quality, Health, Safety and Environment Director. He was a member of the safety committee of the SHV Energy group. He joined Gesip in 2018.

Xavier Longuet

Sales and Training Director

Jean-Michel has a degree in hydraulics and fluid mechanics. Coming from ExxonMobil, he held positions in inspection, general maintenance, plant shutdown management and then SH&E coordinator in refining and depot logistics. Seconded to Gesip as Technical Director a few years ago, he is now reinforcing Gesip with leadership and consulting activities.

Jean-Michel Pérignon

Technical Director in charge of the energy transition

Frédérique spent her career with the Exxonmobil group, and more particularly with the Logistics department of ESSO, where she was in charge of the work and management control of oil depots, before specializing in the regulation of flammable liquids. She joined Gesip in February 2022, as Technical Director.

Frédérique Duquenne

Technical Director

David is a professional firefighter lieutenant-colonel. Through his rich experience, David benefits from his skills as a technical advisor in chemical and radiological risks and intervention on board ships and boats. Before joining us, David was a consultant for Gesip, in the field of crisis management for missions in France and abroad.

David Audouin

Director of Training Centers and Testing



Sandra has spent a large part of her career at Gesip. She joined our teams as a training assistant. She is now responsible for customer management and training.

Sandra Salcedo

Training Manager

With a degree in quality engineering, Valentin first worked in the industrial, health and nuclear sectors. He joined Gesip's teams as QHSE manager and project manager.

Valentin Collas

QHSE Manager and Project Manager

With an MBA, Chloé first evolved in the tourism and legaltech sectors. She joined the Gesip team as a marketing and communication project manager.

Chloé Retailleau

Marketing & Communication Project Manager

Faten holds a master's degree in English and began her career as an executive assistant with a strategy and business development consulting firm. She joined the Gesip team as an administrative and technical assistant.

Faten Ben-Hassine

Administrative assistant

Training centers


Frédéric comes from the field of digital cartography, where he was responsible for quality and training.

Following a professional retraining, he is now a graduate in pedagogical engineering and has joined the Gesip team as Pedagogical Training Manager.

Frédéric Watbled

Head of training and education

Student in Master Communication and Marketing. Adrian first evolved in the advertising sector. He joined Gesip as an apprentice marketing and communication project manager.

Adrian Ramirez Ochoa

Apprentice marketing and communication project manager

Franck comes from the fire department. He also worked in the chemical industry as an operator. For several years, he has been in charge of Gesip's technical platform in Roussillon, and continues to work for the public rescue service as a volunteer fireman. 

Franck Charrière

Chef de Centre de Roussillon

Alain is specialized in Health, Safety and Environment issues and crisis management in the industry. Since his beginnings, he has worked in several Seveso Seuil Haut chemical companies as an Operator and HSE Manager. He is now a trainer and auditor for Gesip.

Alain Fuchs

Industrial Safety Trainer

Josselin evolved as a safety supervisor on a nuclear reactor site. He then joined the fire department within the SDIS 27.

Josselin Pestel


Valéry comes from the Paris fire department. He then moved to the SDIS 27. Before joining Gesip as a trainer, he had already developed experience in a training center. 

Valery Bonte

Chef de Centre de Vernon

Aurélien comes from the fire department. He joined the Gesip training teams and continues to practice his first vocation as a volunteer firefighter.

Aurélien Souche


Florian has mainly worked in the rail transport and boiler industry sectors as a preventionist and environmental referent. He joined the Gesip training teams and has experience as a volunteer fireman.

Florian Richard