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Frédéric Lemoine

Frédéric Lemoine (born 27 June 1965) is a French businessman. He was Chairman of Wendel’s Executive Board from April 2009 until December 2017.[1][2] He was a member of the Supervisory Board of Wendel from June 2008 to April 2009. Since April 2009, he has been a board member of Saint-Gobain.[3] Since January 2011, he has been a board member of Insead. Since 2014, he has been a board member of Orchestre à l'Ecole.

Frédéric Lemoine
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Born (1965-06-27) 27 June 1965 (age 54)
NationalityFrench
EducationLycée Victor-Duruy
Lycée Louis-le-Grand
Alma materHEC Paris
Sciences Po, ÉNA

Early life and educationEdit

Lemoine graduated from HEC Paris in 1986 and Sciences Po in 1987. He holds a law degree and is a graduate of École nationale d'administration (Victor Hugo promotion).

Career in the public sectorEdit

From 1995 to 1997, Lemoine served as deputy chief of staff of the Minister of Labor and Social Affairs (Jacques Barrot), in charge of coordinating reform of the national health insurance system and hospital reform. At the same time he was a chargé de mission with the Secretary of State for Healthcare and the National Health Insurance system (Hervé Gaymard).

From May 2002 to June 2004, Lemoine was deputy General Secretary of the French Presidency with President Jacques Chirac, in charge of economic and financial affairs and other areas.

In 1992 and 1993, Lemoine headed the Institut du Coeur of Hô Chi Minh-City, in Vietnam, for a year. From 2004 to May 2011, he was General Secretary of the Fondation Alain Carpentier, which supports this hospital.

Career in the private sectorEdit

Since April 2009, Lemoine has been a board member of Saint-Gobain.

From March 2017 to December 2017, he was Vice-Chairman of the Board of Directors of Bureau Veritas.

From 2013 to February 2017, he was Chairman of the Board of Directors of Bureau Veritas.

From 2009 to 2013, he was Vice-Chairman of the Board of Directors of Bureau Veritas.

Since January 2011, he has been a board member of INSEAD.

From April 2009 to July 2013, he was a member of the Legrand's board of directors.

From 2006 to 2009, he was a member of the Supervisory Board then non-voting director of Générale de Santé.

Between March 2005 and April 2009, he was Chairman of the Advisory Board of Areva.

From October 2004 to May 2008, he was Senior Advisor to McKinsey.

From 1998 to 2002, he was delegated CEO, then CFO of Capgemini, and then Group VP in charge of finance of Capgemini Ernst & Young.

After the family controlled private equity group Wendel parted company with its chief executive Jean-Bernard Lafonta in 2009, Lemoine was appointed as his successor.[4] He served in this position from April 2009 to December 2017.

Other activitiesEdit

Corporate boardsEdit

Non-profit organizationsEdit

  • Trilateral Commission, Member of the European Group[5]
  • Paris Europlace, Member of the Board of Directors[6]
  • Fondation Alain Carpentier, Secretary General (2004-2013)

RecognitionEdit

Lemoine is a Knight of the National Order of Merit and a Knight of the Legion of Honour.

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