Philippe DE WAAL
Born in 1955
- Non-voting director
Date first appointedMay 2018
Term of office ends2021
Number of Crédit Agricole S.A. shares held at 31/12/201950
Philippe de Waal holds a degree from the University of Technology (Université de technologie) of Compiègne and is a farmer specialising in cereals (with the exception of rice). He is Manager of the Civil Society of the Castle of Poix (Société civile du château de Poix) in Bouillancy (1981-2016) and has held several municipal offices such as Municipal councillor (1983-2008) and Mayor of Bouillancy (2008-2014). In 1995 he was appointed Director of Caisse locale de Nanteuil-le-Haudouin (1995-2000) of which he became Chairman (2000-2017). He sat on the Board of Caisse régionale de l’Oise (2005-2007), which became Caisse régionale de Brie Picardie as the result of a merger, where he remained Director (2007-2014). He was then appointed Deputy Chairman (2014) and Chairman (since 2015).
Philippe de Waal brings his knowledge of the Crédit Agricole Group, where he held his first Caisse locale office in 1995, as well as his expertise in professional farming associations (CNMCCA, Chamber of Agriculture, Vivea training organisation) and his experience as a former local elected official to the Board.
Update: May 2020