Yann Albrand has been Group Chief Financial Officer of Sogefi since June 2015.
Mr Albrand is a French citizen. He is bilingual in French and English, and also speaks Italian and Spanish.
He graduated at Sciences Po Paris and took a Master in Business Administration at the ESSEC Business School. He has consolidated experience in financial and administrative management in major companies of diverse sectors.
He arrived from Urbania, the third largest Property management company in France, where he was CFO for four years, dealing mainly with company reorganization.
From 2001 to 2010 he worked in the affiliated French company of Marsh, world leaders in insurance brokering, as Deputy General Manager in charge of finance and operations.
Between 1998 and 2001 he was Financial Manager of Consodata (data management).
Prior to that he worked for nine years in the Lagardere publishing group, in Hachette Livre, in various positions managing finance and control, and developing a considerable international experience.
In the period 1988-1989 he was Financial Manager of the French branch of the British temporary work agency, Select Appointments.
Mr. Albrand started his career as an auditor for Arthur Andersen (1982-1988).