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18 March, 2021

Gilles Schnepp takes over from Emmanuel Faber as chair of Danone

Gilles Schnepp has been named as the new non-executive chair of French food company Danone. Emmanuel Faber was forced to step do...
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31 October, 2017

French trend sees merger of CEO and chairman roles

Research suggests that France may be going against the grain, with many companies choosing to combine the chief executive and chairman roles. Figures reported from
Emmanuel Faber, Danone

23 October, 2017

Danone combines CEO and chair roles in bid to boost governance

Danone chief executive Emmanuel Faber is also to take on the role of chairman at the French food products company. It said the move would boost governance and provide for more effective execution of i...