Daniel Derichebourg has been Chairman of the Board and CEO of Derichebourg SA since June 29, 2006. A self-made man, he began his career cleaning out basements to help his father with the family’s small scrap metal business. He took control of the CFER company in 1996. He oversaw the restructuring and development of Compagnie Française des Ferrailles (which became CFF Recycling) and then that of Derichebourg Group, following the merger with Penauille Polyservices Group in July 2007. He oversees the Group’s major strategic decisions.