Meeting & Exchange Maritime & Offshore  •  Start-ups & Entrepreneurs


Deadline for registration:
Thursday 28 January 2021 - 6:00 Pm


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The French Chamber is organising the next session of ‘Meet the CEO’, a great opportunity for Entrepreneurs & SMEs to connect with MNCs.


A survey conducted to the members reveals that business matching with large companies is a top priority for French start-ups and entrepreneurs.

‘Meet with a CEO’ is a monthly initiative organised in collaboration with one of the top executives or highest level corporate positions of a large company, in various industries.

This session will be with Stephane COURQUIN, CEO CMA CGM APAC. He will be available for a 3-hour programme of 30-minute 1-to-1 meetings with 6 start-ups & SMEs selected according to his business relevance.

- Registration shall be done by latest on the 28th January -

- Selected companies will be informed by latest on the 2nd February -


About Stephane COURQUIN


Stephane Courquin is Chief Executive Office of CMA CGM Group Asia Pacific, overseeing the growth and development of the container shipping business in the region. Prior to his current appointment, Mr Courquin was Senior Vice President, Head of Middle East Gulf Regional Office at CMA CGM.

Mr Courquin joined the Group in 2006 and has held various key leadership roles. He first served as Vice President for Africa, Indian Ocean and Oceania Lines. Two years later, he assumed the role of Vice President for Asia and Mediterranean Lines before heading the Asia-North Europe and Mediterranean Lines as Vice President from 2017 to 2018. With over 33 years of shipping experience, Mr Courquin started his career as Line Manager at Delmas Shipping before becoming Managing Director at Delmas Shipping South Africa. He graduated from the École Nationale de la Marine Marchande with a C1NM qualification. 


Terms & Conditions

- For Entrepreneur members and SME members only

- Up to 6 meetings are available. The companies will be selected by the company.

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