Michel Picandet (b. 1967)
Executive Vice President, Head of TOMRA Food
Michel Picandet joined TOMRA in January 2020 as Executive Vice-President and Head of TOMRA Food.
Prior to joining TOMRA, Picandet held various management positions within Tetra Pak as global and managing director in food packaging and processing activities. He has headed the Life Cycle Management division of Sidel where he also worked in America, Asia and Europe. He started his career in engineering and controls at Rhone-Poulenc Animal Nutrition.
Michel is a French national and has a Bachelor of Engineering degree from the University of Clermont-Ferrand as well as a Master in management from ESCP Business School. He is married with one daughter and based at the TOMRA Food headquarters in Leuven, Belgium.
Number of shares in TOMRA Systems ASA: 1,665.