Management Board

José Montes

Chairman of the Cegos Group

José Montes manages international affairs (distribution partners and subsidiaries).
With a Master’s in law and an undergraduate degree in business administration, José Montes joined Cegos in 1978 as a consultant.
He went on to manage Cegos in Spain, then a number of European subsidiaries, before heading the Cegos Group international affairs from 2004.
José Montes became Chairman of the Cegos Group in 2014.

Annick Allegret

Member of the Board

With a Diploma of Higher Specialised Studies in Psychology (Joseph Fourier University – Grenoble, 1983) and an Executive MBA (ESSEC, 1993), Annick Allegret’s career began at the BIAO banking group. She later joined Houdinière International in 1987 where she led executive management research missions.
She joined Cegos in 1990, firstly as a consultant, then a manager, before becoming manager of Cegos in Lyon.
Later, she became HR and Management Business Management Unit Director, before taking charge of the bespoke training and consultancy business line at Cegos.
Annick Allegret is member of the Board since 2014.

Benoît Felix

Member of the Board

Benoît Félix has been Chief Financial Officer of the Cegos Group since December 2004. Within the Board, he represents HR, Quality, IT and Legal Affairs.
A graduate of Grenoble Management School (1989), he started his career at PricewaterhouseCoopers as an auditor. In 1994, he joined AMP as an EMEA Internal Auditor before becoming Aerospace Business Unit Controller and then EMEA Manufacturing Controller for Tyco Electronics.
In 1999, he became Chief Financial Officer of Sofreavia. In 2004, he joined Cegos as Group CFO.
Benoît Félix is a member of the Board since 2014.

Guillaume Huot

Member of the Board

A graduate of HEC Paris, Guillaume Huot started his career at UAP in human resources then joined CIC as branch Deputy Manager. He joined Cegos Group in 1996 as a consultant specialising in the banking sector. He then took part in the creation of the open course business, became its commercial director for France in 2003, then open courses business director for France in 2007. In 2011, he became Group Director for Open Courses.
Guillaume Huot is member of the Board since 2014.

Members of the group committee
  • Jesus Araujo - Director of Cegos Spain
  • Etienne Auvillain - Director of Cegos Switzerland
  • Karel Bednar - Director of Cegos Czech Republic
  • Arnaud Benicourt - Information Systems Director
  • Jeremy Blain - Director of Cegos Asia-Pacific
  • Emanuele Castellani - Director of Cegos Italy
  • Alexandra Cavanna - Communication Director
  • Pascal Debordes - Director of Channels & Alliances
  • Stéphane Grodner - Director of ib-Cegos Group
  • Javier Hermosilla - Director of Cegos Latin America
  • Ingmar J. Rath - Director of Integrata-Cegos Germany
  • Hartmut Jöhnk - Member of the Board, Integrata – Cegos Germany
  • Christophe Le Bars - HR Director
  • Michelle Liu - Director of Cegos China
  • Francis Marshall - Director of Cegos UK
  • Ricardo Martins - Director of Cegoc Portugal
  • Bertrand Milas - Director of Cimes Group
  • Simon Vuillaume - International Projects Director