Louis Omer-Decugis Foundation

The Louis Omer-Decugis Foundation is located at the Paris-Rungis International Market, at the headquarters of the Omer-Decugis & Cie Group, 1 place Paul Omer-Decugis.

It is administered by a Board of Directors, which guarantees its proper functioning and is composed of nine members appointed for five-year terms.

Among them, two members represent the employees of the Group, three members represent the founders and four members are qualified individuals.

The Board of Directors defines the Foundation’s general trajectories and approves its budget and financial statements.

For 2021, the budget of the Louis Omer-Decugis Foundation was €146,000

The Foundation’s activities are managed by a multidisciplinary team of Group employees (administration, country coordination, research programme coordination, communication, accounting, etc.) who give it life on a daily basis through the skills sponsorship programme developed by the Group. On average, the Group’s skills sponsorship programme represents 150 FTE (Full Time Equivalent) days per year.

Members representing the employees of the Group

ana Martin

Director of SIIM Spain and Omer-Decugis & Cie Board member

Jean-François Vallet

Sales Director, SIIM

Founding members

Louis Omer-Decugis

Honorary Chairman and Board member of
Omer-Decugis & Cie

Vincent Omer-Decugis

Chairman of the Board of Directors and Chief Executive Officer of Omer-Decugis & Cie

Henri Beaulieu

Special Advisor Africa for SIIM and Board member of Omer-Decugis & Cie

Members with qualifications and independent members

Jean-Yves Rey

Agronomist at CIRAD

Marie-Béatrice Omer-Decugis


Jacques Michon

Banana planter

Stanislas Jez

Honorary Rector of the Polish Catholic Mission