Michel Bon

Michel Bon (born 5 July 1943) is a French businessman and politician. He is a graduate of the ESSEC Business School, of the Paris Institute of Political Studies, of the École nationale d'administration and of Stanford Business School.[1]

Michel Bon
Born (1943-07-05) 5 July 1943 (age 76)
EducationLycée Champollion
Lycée du Parc
Alma materESSEC Business School
Sciences Po
École nationale d'administration
Stanford Graduate School of Business

In 1981, he was selected to be one of the first Young Leaders of the French-American Foundation.[2]

He worked at the banks Crédit national [fr] and Crédit Agricole.[3] He has been CEO then Chairman of the supermarket group Carrefour.[3] From 1993 to 1995 he was head of the French unemployment agency.[3] He was Chairman of France Télécom from 1995 to 2002.[3][4]

He was formerly president of the Institut Pasteur.[1] He is also an administrator at Lafarge and formerly of Air Liquide.[1]


  1. ^ a b c "Michel Bon". BusinessWeek. Retrieved 24 May 2011.
  2. ^ "Young Leaders". French-American Foundation. Retrieved 2015-10-26.
  3. ^ a b c d "An Interview with Michel Bon". strategy and business. Retrieved 24 May 2011.
  4. ^ Tagliabue, John (13 September 2002). "France Télécom Chief, Under Pressure, Resigns". New York Times. Retrieved 24 May 2011.