Corporate Governance

Executive Committee

 
Fabien Bardinet
CEO
CEO of Balyo since 2013, Fabien Bardinet, co-founder of Alderbaran Robotics which later became Softbank Robotics, is passionate about new technologies and aviation. He led Balyo’s IPO on Euronext Paris in 2017.
 
Pascal Rialland
COO
In 2015, Pascal Rialland is appointed Balyo's Marketing Director, then quickly becomes Sales, Marketing and Operations Director. He benefits from a significative experience in the world of automatization thanks to three years spent at EK Automation.
 
Stanilas Piot
CFO
Stanislas Piot joins Balyo’s teams in 2017 in the context of the IPO. Specialist in these operations thanks to his Equity Capital Market career, he spends several years in Biotech where he notably managed two IPOs as CFO.
 
Thomas Duval
CSO and co-founder
Thomas Duval co-founds Balyo in 2005 and is still part of the adventure up to this day. Real expert in navigation and mobile robotics, Thomas manages R&D research. Along with his team, he contributes to maintaining Balyo’s technological leadership.
 
Karim Mokaddem
Chief Technology Officer
Graduated as an engineer from the Ecole Centrale de Nantes, and holder of a PhD in Physics from the Ecole Centrale de Paris and an EMBA from London Business School, Karim Mokaddem notably held different positions in Research and Engineering at PSA Peugeot Citroën.

Board of Directors

 
Fabien Bardinet
Director, Chairman of the Board of Directors and Chief Executive Officer
CEO of Balyo since 2013, Fabien Bardinet, co-founder of Alderbaran Robotics which later became Softbank Robotics, is passionate about new technologies and aviation. He led Balyo’s IPO on Euronext Paris in 2017.
 
Sébastien Groyer
Seventure Partners representative, shareholder and Director of the Company
Graduate from Université de Technologie de Compiègne in biotechnological engineering, with a Ph. D. in Philosophy from Université Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne, he is a Seventure Partners associate member.
 
Xavier Deleplace
Bpifrance representative, shareholder and Director of the Company
ENSEEG graduate, Production Development brench, and holds a DESS CAAE from Ecole Supérieure des Affaires de Grenoble. Since 2011, he is Senior Investment Manager within Bpifrance (Digital Ambition Fund).
 
Christophe Lautray
Linde Material Handling representative, shareholder and Director of the Company
ESSEC and INSEAD graduate, M. Christophe Lautray is currently president of the European Federation of Maintenance and chief executive of Linde Material Handling.
 
Corinne Jouanny
Independent Director
A Doctor of Material Science and graduate from Ecole des Mines de Paris, Ms Corinne Jouanny started her career at Altran in 1993 where she is now Director of Innovation.
 
Bénédicte Huot de Luze
Independent Director, Delegate-General for association of France's risk managers (Amrea)
Chartered accountant, creator at KPMG Advisory at the Internal Auditing and Risk Management department, she is since 2009 Scientific Director of Amrea.
 
Suzanne S. Taylor
Hyster-Yale representative, shareholder and Director of the Company
Graduated from Boston University School of Law, Ms. Taylor is the chief legal officer of Hyster-Yale and its subsidiaries.