EcoVadis’ easy-to-use CSR scorecards help procurement teams monitor supplier environmental, social and ethical practices across 150 purchasing categories and 110 countries.
Over 150 industry leaders such as Verizon, Merck, Coca Cola Enterprises, Heineken, Johnson & Johnson, Renault-Nissan, ING Bank, and Nokia use EcoVadis to reduce risk, drive innovation and foster transparency and trust among over 25,000 trading partners.
About the founders/CEO:
EcoVadis was founded in 2007 by Pierre-François Thaler and Frédéric Trinel, they are now Co-CEOs.
Pierre-François brings 15 years of experience in procurement and business development of innovative solutions for procurement organizations. He was previously CEO of B2Build SA the 1st B2B marketplace for the European construction industry. Prior to joining EcoVadis, he was director of Ariba Procurement BPO business. He’s a frequent lecturer on Sustainable Procurement and the author of multiple studies in this area. Pierre-François is an electrical engineer by trade, he holds a Master of Science from Supelec and an MBA from Insead.
Frédéric is an international entrepreneur, founder of 4 companies, all in activity today, in Asia, Eastern Europe & UK operating in Global Trade, Software & Human Resources areas. The last venture of Frederic was Mr. Ted Ltd, where he was COO in charge of Technology & Operations.