Amelia Irion has been appointed Human Resources Director of the Colas Group
Amelia Irion has been appointed Group Human Resources Director as of June 1,
Amelia Irion joined Colas in November 2020 after a 22-year international career
in HR at Schlumberger. She began working for the global energy services and
equipment group in the United States in 1998, and subsequently embarked upon an
international path spanning various HR leadership roles in research,
technology, manufacturing, field operations across Europe and the US. From 2009
to 2013, Amelia Irion was Human Resources Director of Schlumberger's R&D
operations, before moving on to HR management positions in operational
branches. In 2019, she was appointed head of global HR services.
Amelia Irion is a graduate of Scripps College, Ecole Normale Supérieure d'Ulm
and New York University.
Colas, a subsidiary of the Bouygues Group, has one mission: to imagine, build
and maintain sustainable transport infrastructure. Backed by a network of 800
construction business units and 3,000 material production units in more than 50
countries on five continents, the Group's 55,000 employees act locally to
connect communities and foster exchanges for today and tomorrow. Colas'
ambition is to be the world leader in innovative, sustainable mobility
In 2020, consolidated revenue at Colas totaled EUR12.3 billion (55% outside of