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Our goals


Leveraging employee potential

Working at CFAO means being a force for enterprise on a fast-moving continent – Africa – where the Group has been successfully combining its pioneering approach, experience and effective teamwork for over a century. It also means embarking on a rich and rewarding multi-cultural experience working alongside our most demanding customers. Because our future is in the hands of our 15,200 employees, the Group's overriding ambition is to harness their personal and professional development to the growth of our businesses.

Cécile Desrez

Vice-President Human Resources and and Corporate Social Responsibility

Our HR policy

Our HR policy

Rolling out a pro-active social policy

Initiatives in support of the Group's African employees are focused on education and vocational training, as well as health, hygiene and prevention of diseases.

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Our job opportunities

Key figures

Breakdown of headcount in 2016

  • 6,974 CFAO Automotive Equipment &
  • 2,336 Biens de consommation
  • 2,579 Eurapharma
  • 276      Support personnel
  • 6,808 French-speaking Sub-Saharan
  • 1,118 FOTs and Asia
  • 645 Maghreb
  • 2,890 English- and Portuguese-
                                  speaking Sub-Saharan Africa
                                  (including Mauritius)
  • 704 Mainland France and others
                         (Denmark, India, Switzerland)
  • 77.03% Male
  • 22.97% Female