Adrien Fremau, former Head of Financial Planning and Controlling of SUEZ Group, is named chief financial officer of SUEZ North America
SUEZ North America has appointed Adrien Fremau, formerly Head of Financial Planning and Controlling of SUEZ Group, as its new chief financial officer. In his new role, Fremau will be responsible for SUEZ North America’s strategic planning program and all financial functions, including accounting, treasury, corporate finance, financial planning, regulatory business and procurement.
Fremau has been working for SUEZ for the past nine years at different positions within SUEZ Group’s international divisions, following six years of statutory audit experience at Ernst & Young. He reports to Nadine Leslie, Chief Executive Officer of SUEZ North America.
“Adrien brings exceptional global experience to the role. His success in calculating risk/return ratios for projects and in analyzing the financial structure of different activities in a global setting will help SUEZ North America as we expand our operations and improve profitability,” said Leslie. “In addition to his financial acumen, Adrien is also a civil engineer and has extensive knowledge of construction. These are great assets in a capital-intensive industry such as ours. We look forward to working with him more closely.”
About SUEZ in North America
SUEZ North America operates across all 50 states and Canada with 2,825 employees dedicated to environmental sustainability and smart and sustainable resource management. The company provides drinking water, wastewater and waste collection service to 6.6 million people on a daily basis; treats over 560 million gallons of water and over 450 million gallons of wastewater each day; delivers water treatment and advanced network solutions to 16,000 industrial and municipal sites; processes 160,000 tons of waste for recycling; rehabilitates and maintains water assets for more than 4,000 municipal and industrial customers; and manages $4.1 billion in total assets. The company posted revenues of $1.1 billion in 2018 and is a subsidiary of Paris-based SUEZ.
With 90,000 people on the five continents, SUEZ is a world leader in smart and sustainable resource management. We provide water and waste management solutions that enable cities and industries to optimize their resource management and strengthen their environmental and economic performances, in line with regulatory standards. To meet increasing demands to overcome resource quality and scarcity challenges, SUEZ is fully engaged in the resource revolution. With the full potential of digital technologies and innovative solutions, the Group recovers 17 million tons of waste a year, produces 3.9 million tons of secondary raw materials and 7 TWh of local renewable energy. It also secures water resources, delivering wastewater treatment services to 58 million people and reusing 882 million m3 of wastewater. SUEZ generated total revenues of $19.36 billion in 2018.