The Avril group announces the appointment of Hélène Taboury to the position of Group Communications Director. As part of this newly created function, she manages external communication and internal communication, and reports to Jean-Philippe Puig, CEO of Avril.
As Group Communications Director, Hélène will work in close collaboration with all stakeholders in the vegetable oils and proteins sector, and in particular upstream farming, in order to accelerate the transformation of the group and the deployment of the strategic plan. APRIL 2023, launched a year ago.
Hélène began her career in 2000 at Euro RSCG Corporate. For more than 10 years within the HAVAS group, she supported major brands and leaders in managing their reputation. Communication director of the CSA Institute from April 2011, she joined Carrefour in June 2012 as Deputy Director of Group Communication. Senior Vice President at Elan Edelman since October 2018, Hélène took up her new position in the Avril group on January 14, 2020.
Hélène, 42, is a graduate of IEP Lille and holds a DEA in Political Science at Paris Dauphine University.
About the Avril group:
Founded in 1983 on the initiative of the agricultural world to ensure long-term outlets for French productions, Avril is the industrial and financial player in the vegetable oil and protein sectors.
Present in France and abroad, in sectors as diverse as human food, nutrition and animal expertise, renewable energies and chemistry, the Avril group relies on a portfolio of recognized brands, leaders in their markets: Diester®, Sanders, Lesieur, Puget, Matines, Bunica, Taous…
In accordance with its original mission, aiming to create lasting value for the oils and proteins sectors, thus contributing to better nutrition and the preservation of the planet, Avril operates two complementary activities: on the one hand, a profession of industrialist organized around the vegetable and animal sectors; and on the other hand, an investor profession, led by its subsidiary, Sofiprotéol.
In 2018, the Avril group achieved a turnover of 6 billion euros. Present in 22 countries, it brings together nearly 7,500 employees at 85 industrial sites around the world.
To find out more: www.groupeavril.com | Twitter: @April
Hélène TABOURY | AVRIL Group
+33 (0) 1 80 97 20 45 | +33 (0) 6 23 08 83 54 | firstname.lastname@example.org