Ergon is a disciplined and discreet value investor, which provides "patient and friendly capital"

The Team

Gérard Buffière

Mr. Buffière is a Member of the Board and of the Strategic Committee of Imerys, Member of the Supervisory Board of Wendel, Non-Executive Director of Nicotra-Gebhardt and Senior Advisor to Sagard

He started his career in 1969 at Banexi. After holding several positions at Otis Elevator, he joined Schlumberger in 1979, where he finally became President of the Electronic Transactions division in 1989

In 1996, Mr. Buffière was named Managing Director of the Industrial Equipment division of Cegelec.

In 1998, he joined Imerys and headed several divisions before becoming CEO in 2003