Thierry Poncet

Education and present position: 2 master degrees in Environmental Sciences (New Jersey institute of technology - USA) and Waste management (INSA de Lyon - FRANCE), Thierry PONCET has been working 22 years for the leather industry. He is now leading CTC’s leather and Sustainable Development divisions. These 2 divisions have sustainability as a common goal through consultancy, training, R&D and expertise.

He is also Chairman of the IUE – Environmental Commission for the IULTCS ; General Secretary of AFICTIC (French Leather Chemists and Technicians Association) ; former chairman of the French Committee dedicated to the environmental labeling of footwear and leathergoods.