Created in 1828, Bureau Veritas is a global leader in Testing, Inspection and Certification (TIC), delivering high quality services to help clients meet the growing challenges of quality, safety, environmental protection and social responsibility.

As a trusted partner, Bureau Veritas offers innovative solutions that go beyond simple compliance with regulations and standards, reducing risk, improving performance and promoting sustainable development.

Bureau Veritas core values include integrity and ethics, impartial counsel and validation, customer focus and safety at work.
Bureau Veritas is recognized and accredited by major national and international organizations.

Sharing our Vision

Our vision
Become a leader in our industry and a major player in each of our market segments and key geographical market.

Our mission
To deliver economic value to customers through Quality, Health, Safety, Environment and Social Responsibility management of their assets, projects, products and systems, resulting in license to operate risk reduction and performance improvement.

Our values
Our Group has built a successful global business based upon its long-standing reputation. This reputation is one of the most valuable assets for the Group worldwide and is reflected in our core and business values.

These values, shared by everyone and to which each of us subscribes, are the major unifying factors of Bureau Veritas. They reinforce our unity and cohesion and help promote our strategy of profitable growth.

Our core values “Integrity and Ethics” and “Impartiality and Independence” were the focal point of the work carried out by our profession in 2003, under the leadership of the International Federation of Inspection Agencies (IFIA), which led to the drafting of our first Code of Ethics, published in October 2003.



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The Board of directors has eleven members:


Biography Photo Frédéric Lemoine
Chairman of the Board

Biography Photo Stéphane Bacquaert

Biography Photo Patrick Buffet*
Biography Photo Aldo Cardoso*

Biography Photo Nicoletta  Giadrossi *

Biography Photo Pierre Hessler*

Biography Photo Ieda Gomes Yell*

Biography Photo Pascal Lebard*

Biography Photo Philippe Louis-Dreyfus*

Biography Photo Jean-Michel Ropert

Biography Photo Lucia  Sinapi-Thomas 


Didier Michaud-Daniel

Chief Executive Officer
Corporate Executive Vice Presidents

Arnaud André
Organization & Business Development
Sami Badarani
Chief Financial Officer
Andrew Hibbert
General Counsel, Risk and Compliance Officer
Philippe Lanternier
Corporate Development
Tony Mouawad
Industry & Facilities1and Government Services & International Trade
Chief Operating Officer


Xavier Savigny
Human Resources
Division and Zone Executive Vice Presidents

Laurent Bermejo
Deputy Europe
Oliver Butler
Consumer Products
Eduardo Camargo
Latin America
Juliano Cardoso
Philippe Donche-Gay
Marine & Offshore
Bruno Ferreyra
Industry & Facilities 1 Business Lines
Pedro Paulo Guimaraes
North America
Jon Hantho
Chairman & CEO of Maxxam Analytics, Canada
Neil Hopkins
President of Commodities
Jacques Lubetzki
Romain Petit
North Asia