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Woods Air Movement is delighted to announce the appointment of Stéphane Maravel as the new CEO, heralding an exciting chapter for the company's global expansion and growth. With a diverse portfolio, of Smoke Control (fire safety), Pollution Control, and Ventilation products and solutions, catering to various application areas Worldwide, Woods Air Movement is poised to reach new heights under Stéphane's visionary leadership.
As a worldwide organisation, Woods Air Movement operates across multiple continents, with factories and offices strategically located in Singapore, the United States, Germany, and the United Kingdom. At the heart of this expansive operation will be Stéphane Maravel, based at the company's head office in Colchester, United Kingdom.
Stéphane Maravel's career journey is marked by remarkable achievements and a wealth of international experience. He began his career as the Manufacturing Director at Alstom, demonstrating early on his passion for operational excellence. Later, he joined Areva as the CEO and Vice President for the Prefabricated Substation business worldwide, showcasing his prowess in executive leadership and global business strategies.
Following Areva's acquisition by Schneider-Electric, Stéphane embarked on a fruitful 13-year tenure, during which he held several strategic roles, culminating in his position as eMobility Global Head of Strategy, Innovation, and Business Development. His expertise in energy management, electric mobility, services, and digital transformation solidifies his position as a business leader with a clear strategic vision and unwavering operational drive.
Stéphane Maravel expressed his enthusiasm for joining Woods Air Movement and collaborating with the high-talented and exceptional team. His arrival comes as a beacon of optimism, signaling a renewed commitment to innovation, sustainability, and global impact.
The entire Woods Air Movement family eagerly looks forward to working alongside Stéphane, leveraging his expertise to drive positive change, efficiency, and progress in the industry. With his guidance, the company aims to reinforce its position as a leading provider of cutting-edge ventilation solutions for a safer, healthier, and greener world.