Paris, 2017-Jan-05 — /EPR Retail News/ — Benoît Chang, Chief Financial Officer at Immochan France, is appointed CEO of the Alliages & Territoires company.
Benoît Chang is now responsible for translating the ambition of the two shareholders in Alliages & Territoires, Immochan and Dalian Wanda Group to create a unique and innovative location in France, in the heart of Greater Paris: EuropaCity. With his operational and international professional experience, his mission is to lead the EuropaCity project following the public debate and thus to prepare the various administrative procedures that are involved in this new development phase.
Benoît Chang, 42, graduate of the ESCP, began his career with CEGELEC where he held various financial management positions, both internationally (Brazil and Indonesia) and in France. He then supported the development of a Parisian IT startup for two years before joining the Groupe Auchan Group 2004 as CFO, and becoming Director of Risk and Planning at ONEY bank in Portugal.
In 2009, Benoît Chang became Chief Financial Officer at Immochan France with particular responsibility for redesigning the property strategy. He has been working on the EuropaCity project since 2009 and is in the Board of the Alliages & Territoires company since 2016.
Benoît Chang, CEO of the Alliages & Territoires company states: “At a time when the digital revolution is changing all our known modes of interaction and profoundly affecting the lifestyles of men and women, EuropaCity will be the response of ambitious entrepreneurs to this new world.
It is an honour for me to participate in the creation of this major project in France that is emblematic of the Greater Paris of tomorrow.
My ambition is to make EuropaCity a unique place of original experiences, accessible to all and built on a combination of sharing, authenticity, fun and innovation.
This project will also be an opportunity to create a new economic, social, societal and environmental dynamic for North-Eastern Paris.”
EuropaCity in figures:
• 3.1 billion euros of private investment
• A new combination of leisure, culture, commerce, hotels, restaurants and green spaces
• 80 hectares within the 299 hectares of the ZAC du Triangle de Gonesse
• 10 ha parkland
• 7 ha of urban farm
• Just 24 minutes from Paris-Saint-Lazare railway station and 7 minutes from ParisCharles de Gaulle airport
EuropaCity is a new French project of national importance funded by private investment of 3.1 billion euros, initiated and supported by Alliages & Territoires, subsidiary of Immochan. From 2024, it will offer a new leisure area, open to all, between Paris and Paris-Charles de Gaulle airport. Located in the Triangle de Gonesse, as part of a public development project supported by Grand Paris Aménagement, it will combine leisure, culture, commerce, hotels and restaurants aimed all residents of the Ile de France, and national and international tourists. Its objective is to support the development of Grand Roissy, to the direct benefit of the inhabitants of the area. EuropaCity is one of the flagship projects of Greater Paris.
For more information:
Website : www.europacity.com
New website dedicated to consultation : www.construisonseuropacity.com
Twitter : @EuropaCity
Facebook : facebook.com/EuropaCity
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