On May 28, 2019, Groupe Beneteau will attend The NICE Conference organized by Societe Generale.
All practical information as well as the programme are available on The NICE Conference webpage
Deputy CEO - Operational Excellence
Christophe Caudrelier is Deputy CEO of Groupe Beneteau, in charge of finance and information systems, since the change of governance decided on February 8, 2019. He joined Groupe Beneteau as a Member[...]Read more
Director, Corporate, Financial Communications and Public Affairs
Mirna Cieniewicz joined Groupe Beneteau in 2016, as Director of Corporate, Financial Communications and Public Affairs. Before joining the Group, she was Secretary General of the European Boating Industry since[...]Read more
About Groupe Beneteau
Groupe Beneteau stands out in Europe and worldwide thanks to its longevity and its exceptionally diverse range of products.
Founded in 1884, the family-owned yard has evolved over time, from fishing vessels to leisure boating, then diversifying into new industrial sectors. The Group has developed unique skillsets and technical know-how. Today, through its Boat and Housing business lines, its activities are truly international.
As the boating industry's global market leader, Groupe Beneteau, through its Boat division’s 12 brands, offers over 200 recreational boat models serving its customers’ diverse navigational needs and uses, from sailing to motorboating, monohulls and catamarans.
Leading the European leisure homes market, the three brands from the Group's Housing division offer a comprehensive range of leisure homes, lodges and pods that combine eco-design with high standards of quality, comfort and practicality.
With its international industrial capabilities and global sales network, the Group employs nearly 8,300 people, primarily in France, the US, Poland, Italy and China.
Christophe Caudrelier is Deputy CEO of Groupe Beneteau, in charge of finance and information systems, since the change of governance decided on February 8, 2019.
He joined Groupe Beneteau as a Member of the Management Board and Chief Financial Officer in 2015 with a mission to notably support financing for the Group's international expansion.
He began his career in 1991 with Arthur Andersen as an external auditor. Three years later, he moved to Valeo, where he held a number of positions over 17 years in the US, Turkey and the UK. In 2004, he was appointed Chief Financial Officer of the electrical systems branch, then lighting and lastly propulsion systems in 2009. In 2011, he transferred to DCNS, a Thales subsidiary, as Chief Financial Officer.
Specialized in operational financial issues in demanding international environments, Christophe Caudrelier is an ESCP graduate.
Mirna Cieniewicz joined Groupe Beneteau in 2016, as Director of Corporate, Financial Communications and Public Affairs.
Before joining the Group, she was Secretary General of the European Boating Industry since its creation in 2009, based in Brussels. In this capacity, she was involved in numerous European projects such as the decommissioning of recreational boats, recognition of professional qualifications for captains and negotiations for the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) between Europe and the US. Mirna Cieniewicz has an in-depth understanding of the key issues facing the boating industry today and has built up strong negotiation and communications skills.
Mirna Cieniewicz graduated from Sciences-Po Aix-en-Provence, has a master's in European affairs from Institut Supérieur du Management Public et Politique (ISMaPP) in Brussels, and speaks English, French, Italian, Croatian and Spanish.