With a degree in Engineering from IFP School and ESPCI as well as an MBA in Finance and Strategic Management from Wharton, Georges Verneuil began his career at Peugeot (PSA) where he spent five years optimizing supply chain efficiency and cost reductions internationally (in China, Germany, Eastern Europe and more). In 2009, he joined Saint-Gobain USA as the Abrasives Division’s Director of Strategy & Planning. He was then promoted to Director of Operations of North America, and in 2012 named General Manager of a European Saint-Gobain Abrasives business unit. In 2016, he joined Lapeyre Industries as General Manager and contributed to the repositioning and turnaround of the company.
He joined Valtus in 2019.