Jean-Michel PERRET is the District Chief Executive for Nigeria and the Managing Director of Bureau
Veritas Nigeria Limited. He is based in Lagos. He has been working for Bureau Veritas since 2011. Before
arriving in Nigeria, he was in charge of the management of Government Services’ activities in Southern Africa and in DRC as well as Bureau Veritas Namibia.
He has 26 years of professional experience amongst
which 23 on General Management in multicultural African environment gained across various countries
in the Transport & Logistics Industry (General Cargo, Industrial and O&G Projects), International Trade,
Testing, Inspection and Certification Industry ; including Business to Business & Business to Government skills.
Jean-Michel holds a Master’s degree in Business Management & Marketing specialized in International
Bureau Veritas is a world leader in laboratory testing, inspection and certification services. Created in
1828, the Group has around 84,000 employees located in more than 1,600 offices and laboratories in
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