Michel Richard


Associate investor

A brilliant graduate of France’s prestigious ESSEC Business School and the ENPC (in Regional and Urban Planning), Michel RICHARD founded CAN in 1977, a pioneer in providing solutions for challenging access scenarios in the civil engineering sector. The CAN Group currently employs over 450 people at the group’s 14 subsidiaries, in France and abroad. The CAN Group’s activities encompass natural and industrial risk management, subaquatic operations, maritime and waterways civil engineering and construction in the offshore oil industry.

Michel RICHARD has also acted as Foreign Trade Advisor to the French government since 2005.