Frédéric Sanchez, Chairman of the Executive Board of Fives, receives the 2018 “BFM Entrepreneur of the Year” award

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The 14th edition of the BFM Awards was held on November 5, 2018, organized by BFM Business at the Theâtre des Champs Elysées in Paris.

During this prestigious evening, which was attended by over 1,600 guests including major political figures and business leaders, Frédéric Sanchez, Chairman of the Executive Board of Fives, received the “BFM Entrepreneur of the Year” award.

 “This prize recognizes a shared success. Fives’ success is primarily down to the hard work of very talented engineers and the continuing drive to innovate. Let’s continue to unlock potential to tackle current and future industrial and societal challenges”, Frédéric Sanchez declared.

During this event, Frédéric Sanchez also mentioned the creation of AddUp, a joint company founded in 2016 by Fives and Michelin, two leading industrial groups aiming to create a major force in 3D metal printing.

This benchmark event, hosted by Stéphane Soumier and Karine Vergniol was broadcast live on BFM Business for TV and Radio.