Christophe Durand joined Michelin Group in 2001. In 2017, he moved to High Tech Materials - New Businesses at Michelin. He oversees business development for sustainable material based on recycling and bio-sourced for tire and non-tire applications. Prior this position, Christophe hold different occupations at Michelin purchasing organization such as strategic chemical sourcing and global capex sourcing. Prior its experience at Michelin, he worked on development projects for Li-ion batteries in the USA. Christophe holds a Master of Science in material engineering (EPUN), a Master of Science in Management of International Sourcing (EM Lyon) and an Executive master’s in finance engineering (ESCP).