Appointments within the Saint-Gobain Group

JEAN-PIERRE FLORIS, Senior Vice President, is appointed President, Packaging Sector and Chairman and CEO of Verallia as of today.

He will also oversee the Innovative Materials Sector.  

PATRICK DUPIN, President of Saint-Gobain Sekurit international, as of this same date of February 17th, and BENOIT D’IRIBARNE, General Delegate for Brazil, Argentina and Chile, as of July 1st 2014, are appointed within the Innovative Materials Sector respectively President, Flat Glass Sector, and President, High Performance Materials Sector. They both report to Jean-Pierre-Floris and are members of the General Management Committee.

As of July 1st 2014, THIERRY FOURNIER, Regional Managing Director for France, Benelux and Algeria for the Construction Product Sector, is appointed General Delegate for Brazil, Argentina and Chile.

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600450 Appointments within the Saint-Gobain Group
Date: 19 February 2014

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