Eric Voinot


Growth-minded General Counsel with 16 years experience in multinational, US and French companies in several industry sectors (Oilfield services; HW; SW; Equipment Manufacture; New Technologies & Healthcare) while based in the US, Europe and Dubai. High premium on providing pragmatic, preemptive, result-oriented and business partner legal support, in French and English. Focus on cross-border commercial contracts and M&A transactions in Europe, Asia, Middle East & Africa, North & South America. Passionate about improving organizations and legal departments through a growth and result oriented approach.

Work experience

Work experience
Apr 2003 - Sep 2008

General Counsel

General Electric Healthcare
Jul 2000 - Mar 2003

Group General Counsel

Apr 1998 - Jun 2000

Region Counsel Middle East & Africa

Apr 1996 - Mar 1998

Legal Counsel Middle East based in Dubai, UAE

Aug 1992 - Mar 1996

Legal Counsel - EMEA Asia Latin America

Schlumberger Industries
Jun 1991 - Apr 1992


Graham & James, Law firm, Washington DC


1990 - 1991


1989 - 1990

DEA -Graduate degree

University; Paris Sorbonne (Paris IV)
1985 - 1989

MaƮtrise -Master

University; Assas (Paris II)