Thierry Blandinières, Managing Director, InVivo
Aged 57 years, graduated from Ecole Supérieure de Commerce of Nantes and holder of an Executive MBA from HEC, Thierry Blandinières starts his career in the sector of chemistry and cosmetics, then joins the food sector in 1991 by integrating L’Européenne de gastronomie (Labeyrie/Rougier), then Madrange Group where he is appointed Delegate Managing Director in 1998. In 2003, he becomes President of Delpeyrat-Comtesse du Barry, branch of Maïsadour group and helps to contribute to its recovery; he is appointed Managing Director in 2008 of Maïsadour Group and is elected Entrepreneur of the Year. His personality, his values, his attachment to the agricultural world, the cooperative model and his international experience, led him to join InVivo in October 2013 at the position of Managing Director of the Group. As from his arrival, he initiates the strategic project « 2025 by InVivo », defining the priorities and ambitions of InVivo for the next 10 years.
Thierry Blandinières has been Knight of the Agricultural Merit since 2015. He is also administrator for various economic-oriented institutions and is involved in the sports and charity world.