Babbage Consultants appoints Jérôme Deperrois as Chief Executive Officer

Sunday 19 September 2021

Babbage Consultants are delighted to announce the appointment of Jérôme Deperrois as Chief Executive Officer following an executive search conducted by SEQEL Partners.

Babbage Consultants are a long standing and well respected multi-disciplinary practice offering tailored consultancy across Architecture, Engineering, Land Development and Project Management. The firm is 100% New Zealand owned, and has clients throughout Australasia, South America and Europe, serviced by over 180 employees across New Zealand and Australia. 

Jérôme is an experienced executive leader with a background spanning the professional services, construction products and manufacturing sectors. He was most recently Chief Executive for FMI Building Innovation, New Zealand’s leading supplier, manufacturer, and innovator of world-class building solutions. Prior, he was General Manager of Laminex New Zealand, a successful operation within Fletcher Building with annual turnovers of $140m and 250 employees. Originally from France, Jérôme held senior marketing and General Manager mandates within the Imerys Group before relocating to New Zealand in 2016. His early career centred around management consulting, initially with Cap Gemini Ernst & Young, before co-founding Kea & Partners with colleagues from the professional services business.

Jérôme holds a Master’s degree in Engineering from the Ecole Centrale de Lyon. He joins Babbage in late September 2021.