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CGG announces the appointment of Sophie Zurquiyah as CEO

By [email protected] - 8th May 2018 - 14:23

CGG announced the appointment of Mrs Sophie Zurquiyah as CEO. This nomination became effective at the end of the annual general meeting held on April 26. Announcing this appointment, CGG Chairman Mr Rémi Dorval said âThe Board is convinced that with Sophie, CGG will get a CEO with a strong knowledge of the company and the industry that will be able to lead the CGG Group successfully for years to come.â Sophie Zurquiyah was previously Chief Operating Officer (COO) and Senior Executive Vice President in charge of the GGR segment, Technology and Global Operational Excellence. She joined CGG in 2013 after 22 years in the oilfield services industry, working for Schlumberger in global executive positions ranging from business, operations, functional to technology, based in France, the United States and Brazil. She is a graduate from Ãcole Centrale de Paris, holds a master in Numerical analysis from the University of Paris.