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Summary

Name Age Since Current Position

Frederic Thomas

64 2019 Chairman of the Board

Olivier Wigniolle

56 2015 Chief Executive Officer, Member of the Executive Committee

Florence Peronnau

62 2019 Non-Executive Vice Chairman of the Board, Lead Independent Director

Victoire Aubry

53 2015 Member of the Executive Committee in charge of Finance, Legal, IT, and Work Environment

Emmanuelle Baboulin

55 2015 Member of the Executive Committee in charge of the Commercial Property Investment Division

Laurent Poinsard

54 2017 Member of the Executive Committee in charge of Audit, Risk, Compliance and Internal Control

Jerome Lucchini

53 2019 Member of the Executive Committee, General Secretary

Xavier Cheval

37 2019 Member of the Executive Committee In charge of the Healthcare Property Investment Division

Marianne de Battisti

65 2015 Member of the Executive Committee in charge of Innovation, Institutional Relations and Communication

Antoine de Chabannes

40 2016 Member of the Executive Committee in charge of Portfolio Management

Emmanuel Desmaizieres

51 2019 Member of the Executive Committee in charge of Icade Promotion

Flore Jachimowicz

46 2020 Member of the Executive Committee, In charge of CSR and Innovation

Marc Le Blanc

43 2018 Member of the Executive Committee, In charge of Human Resources

Emmanuel Chabas

43 2019 Non-Executive Director

Olivier Fabas

37 2020 Non-Executive Director

Jean-Paul Faugere

63 2015 Non-Executive Director

Virginie Fernandes

45 2016 Non-Executive Director, Representative of Caisse des depots

Laurence Giraudon

50 2020 Non-Executive Director

Marianne Louradour

54 2019 Non-Executive Director

Olivier Mareuse

56 2011 Non-Executive Director

Sophie Quatrehomme

43 2018 Non-Executive Director

Wael Rizk

41 2019 Non-Executive Director

Gonzague de Pirey

45 Non-Executive Independent Director

Marie-Christine Lambert

67 2011 Non-Executive Independent Director

Guillaume Poitrinal

52 2018 Non-Executive Independent Director

Georges Ralli

71 2016 Non-Executive Independent Director

Anne-Sophie Lanaute

2018 Head of Financial Communication and Investor Relations

Biographies

Name Description

Frederic Thomas

Mr. Frederic Thomas serves as Chairman of the Board of the Company. He previously served as Non-Executive Independent Director of Icade S.A. between May 23, 2016 and December 19, 2017. He was Member of the Audit, Risk and Sustainable Development Committee, as well as Member of the Appointments and Remuneration Committee until December 19, 2017. He began his career with the Pas-de-Calais regional bank in 1982, where he held various positions, including Head of Financing from 1993 to 1996, and later Head of Networks from 1996 to 2000. In 2000, He was appointed Deputy CEO of the Charente-Maritime Deux-Sevres regional bank. In 2007, he became CEO of the Credit Agricole Normandie-Seine regional bank and Chairman of Credit Agricole Technologies. He has been a member of the Board of Adicam since 2010. Since 2015, he has been CEO of Crédit Agricole Assurances and CEO of Predica. He is a member of the Executive Committee of Credit Agricole SA. He graduated in agronomic engineering from ENSA Rennes of Universite de Rennes and holds a “DESS” postgraduate degree in business administration.

Olivier Wigniolle

Mr. Olivier Wigniolle serves as Chief Executive Officer, Member of the Executive Committee of the Company. Olivier Wigniolle is a graduate of HEC business school (1985). He began his career at Arthur Andersen as an accounting and financial auditor. He then held various positions in real estate groups: Deputy Head of the Key Accounts Department at Auguste-Thouard, Deputy CEO of SARI Conseil, Associate Director at DTZ Jean Thouard and Sales Director at Bouygues Immobilier Conseil. From 1998 to 2005, Olivier Wigniolle was Deputy CEO of Societe Fonciere Lyonnaise. From 2006 to 2009, he was CEO of Credit Agricole Immobilier. From 2009 to March 2015, he was CEO of Allianz Real Estate France and a member of Allianz Real Estate’s Executive Committee. On March 19, 2015, Olivier Wigniolle was appointed CEO of Icade by a unanimous decision of the Board of Directors. He was also appointed member of the Management Committee of the Caisse des depots group. He is a member of RICS (Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors). Distinctions: Olivier Wigniolle was awarded three “Pierres d’Or”: in 2014 in the category “Investor of the year”, in 2009 in the category “Asset, Property, Facility managers” and in 2017 in the category “Professional of the year”.

Florence Peronnau

Ms. Florence Peronnau serves as Non-Executive Vice Chairman of the Board, Lead Independent Director of the Company. She is Chairman of the Appointments and Remuneration Committee, as well as Member of the Strategy and Investment Committee of the Company and of Innovation and CSR Committee. After studying economics (bachelor’s degree in economics from Universite Paris X - Nanterre, degree in finance-economics from Institut de Sciences Politiques de Paris or Sciences Po) she spent the first part of her career working for several major institutional investors: 1982-1990: AGP Compagnie du Midi – AXA, real estate investments; 1990-1993: CPII Promotion Immobilicre – development of property projects and sales to investors; 1993-1997: SECL-UAP – Banque Worms – asset valuation and management; 1997-2004: AGF (Allianz group) – strategy and transformations, construction project management. In 2006 she joined the Sanofi group to set up the Group Real Estate Department and as such switched to the “users” side. Once the Corporate organization was implemented at the national and international levels, she rolled out the “office space” and “green buildings” internal policies, in line with the group’s strategic guidelines. She completed several major real estate projects in France and abroad, including the Group’s global headquarters (2012) and new business campuses (Paris and Lyon in 2015) to address the changes in work and management practices. Since January 19, 2015 she sits on the French State Real Estate Board as a qualified person. In 2017 she opened Pollen RE, a real estate strategy consulting firm dedicated to “Users”.

Victoire Aubry

Ms. Victoire Aubry serves as Member of the Executive Committee in charge of Finance, Legal, IT, and Work Environment of the Company. Victoire Aubry holds a Master’s degree and a “DESS” postgraduate degree in Finance from Universite Paris Dauphine, an Executive MBA from Hautes etudes commerciales (HEC) and a Director Certificate from the Institute of Corporate Directors (IFA) and Sciences Po. After 10 years in the Investment Bank Ixis, in 2000 she joined the Finance and Strategy Department of the Caisse des depots group, in charge of the management of the Group’s financial and competitive activities. In September 2005, she became Head of the Performance Management Department for the CNP Assurances group. In 2012, she became a member of the Executive Committee in charge of Finance, Risk, IT, Procurement and Legal at Compagnie des Alpes. In October 2016, Victoire Aubry received the title of “Chevalier” in the National Order of Merit.

Emmanuelle Baboulin

Ms. Emmanuelle Baboulin serves as Member of the Executive Committee in charge of the Commercial Property Investment Division of the Company. Emmanuelle Baboulin is a graduate of Ecole Superieure des Travaux Publics. She began her career in 1986 at Bateg, a company of the SGE group, as a commercial engineer. In 1990, she joined Sorif, a company of the Vinci group, as Property Development Manager, and later Property Development Director. In 2004, she became Head of the Commercial Real Estate Department and was appointed member of the Management Committee of Vinci Immobilier. She joined Icade in 2008 as Head of Commercial Property Development for the Paris region and became a member of the Management Committee of Icade’s Property Development Division. Emmanuelle Baboulin is a member of “Club de l’Immobilier” and the Development Committee of the ESTP foundation. Since September 1, 2015 she has served as a member of Icade’s Executive Committee in charge of the Commercial Property Investment Division.

Laurent Poinsard

Mr. Laurent Poinsard serves as Member of the Executive Committee in charge of Audit, Risk, Compliance and Internal Control of the Company. A Chartered Accountant who holds a Master’s degree in accounting, financial control and audit, Laurent Poinsard began his career in 1990 as a financial auditor at PwC. In 1994, he became financial controller for Groupama. After spending 10 years in the Finance Department of Silic, he joined Icade in 2013 as Organization and Performance Director before becoming Head of Audit, Risk and Internal Control in October 2015. He is also a member of RICS (Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors).

Jerome Lucchini

Mr. Jerome Lucchini serves as Member of the Executive Committee, General Secretary of the Company. He is a graduate of the Paris Institute of Political Studies. He simultaneously studied law at the University of Paris ll Panthéon-Assas and the University of Paris I Panthéon-Sorbonne. He holds a Master of Advanced Studies in Community law. He began working at SILIC in May 2005 as General Secretary and Head of Human Resources. In January 2014, after SILIC merged into Icade, he became Deputy CEO of Icade Santé in charge of the Asset, Property, Project Management and Development teams. Since October 2015, Jérôme Lucchini has also been Secretary of Icade’s Board of Directors and its specialised committees (Appointments and Remuneration Committee, Audit and Risk Committee and Strategy and Investment Committee). In April 2019, he joined Icade’s Executive Committee as Secretary General and in that capacity is in charge of the Group’s governance and the Group Legal and Insurance Department.

Xavier Cheval

Mr. Xavier Cheval serves as Member of the Executive Committee In charge of the Healthcare Property Investment Division of the Company. He graduated from École Centrale Paris in 2005 with a degree in engineering. He also obtained a postgraduate degree in accounting and management (2009) and an MBA (2016) from INSEAD Business School. He began his career at Ernst & Young in 2005. He took part in project finance advisory assignments (PPPs) and conducted financial analyses for public hospitals. Starting in 2007, he assisted Icade in launching the Healthcare Property Investment Division in his capacity as an investment advisor. He began working at Icade in July 2011 and served successively as manager in the Investment Department and then Chief Investment Officer. He subsequently became Deputy CEO of the Healthcare Property Investment Division. As part of his responsibilities, he manages close to €4 billion in investments. Since April 25, 2019, Xavier Cheval has served as a member of Icade’s Executive Committee in charge of the Healthcare Property Investment Division.

Marianne de Battisti

Ms. Marianne de Battisti serves as Member of the Executive Committee in charge of Innovation, Institutional Relations and Communication of the Company. Prior to this, she was Head of Key Accounts, Institutional Relations and Communications, Member of the Executive Committee at the Company. She previously served as Director of Communications, Marketing and International Department of Icade SA from 2005. A graduate of the Institut d'Etude Politiques de Paris, Institut d'Etude Politiques de Grenoble and the Ecole Nationale des Ponts et Chaussees, Ms. de Battisti developed a working career with Icade where she successively held the position of Development Manager in Lyon, followed by Branch Manager in Grenoble and Rouen, and Institutional Director for northern France and the Paris Region. At the same time she had management responsibilities in several public/private property companies. In 2001, she took the position of Managing Director of Icade Cites. In 2004, she became a Member of the Executive Committee of Icade SA in charge of marketing and communication. In 2005, in addition to her previous positions, Ms. de Battisti was appointed International Director of Icade. In 2012, she became a director of Entreprises & Medias, certified ASC (IFA 2012) and was appointed director of the SCET. She is a member of the RICS (Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors). In September 2012, Ms. de Battisti was honoured by being appointed a Knight in the National Order of Merit.

Antoine de Chabannes

Mr. Antoine de Chabannes serves as Member of the Executive Committee in charge of Portfolio Management of the Company. Antoine de Chabannes is a graduate of ESCP Europe. He started his career in 2004 as an external auditor at Ernst & Young, where he became a senior consultant in 2007, within the Transactions Advisory Services team. In early 2011, he joined the Corporate Finance Department of Allianz France. In September 2012, he became Head of Portfolio Management and Corporate Management, and a member of the Executive Committee of Allianz Real Estate France. He supervises the valuation and performance of the portfolio, as well as studies and research.

Emmanuel Desmaizieres

Mr. Emmanuel Desmaizieres serves as Member of the Executive Committee in charge of Icade Promotion of the Company. A graduate of Ecole des Mines d'Ales (a technology and engineering university) and CHEC, he began his career in 1994 as Site Manager at Bouygues Batiment (Paris region branch). In 1998, he joined Bouygues Immobilier first as Construction Project Manager and then as Head of the Residential Property Division. In 2003, he became Head of the Bordeaux Office and then, from 2007 to 2010, he was Regional Director for the Aquitaine and Pays Basque regions. In 2010, he joined Bouygues Immobilier's Executive Committee and then became Head of Commercial Property France, before being appointed to head the Residential Property Division in western France. In 2015, he became a member of Bouygues Immobilier's Strategy Committee, and founded and became CEO of the UrbanEra® structure. Since 2017, he has also been Head of Property Development Subsidiaries (Subdivisions) and Head of International Business at Bouygues Immobilier.

Flore Jachimowicz

Ms. Flore Jachimowicz serves as Member of the Executive Committee, In charge of CSR and Innovation of the Company. After graduating from University of Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne and ESCP Europe Business School, Flore Jachimowicz began her career in the web industry in 1997 at Vivendi Group. She subsequently worked at Le Figaro CityGuide before joining the Armania agency in 2004 as a strategic planner. In 2011, she joined the Société Générale Group. Since 2016, she has held the position of Associate Director of Group Innovation at Société Générale Group. On February 3, 2020, Flore Jachimowicz became a new member of Icade’s Executive Committee in charge of CSR and Innovation.

Marc Le Blanc

Mr. Marc Le Blanc serves as Member of the Executive Committee, In charge of Human Resources of the Company. Marc le Blanc graduated from Paris V - René Descartes University with a Masters in Accounting and Finance (MSTCF) and from Paris XI - Jean Monnet University with a “DESS” post-graduate degree in HR Management Control. Marc le Blanc has spent his entire career working at the Icade Group, making his debut in 1997 at SCIC Développement. After working for around ten years in various HR positions, Marc le Blanc became Head of Business IT Systems and Procedures and then Head of Business IT Systems and Digital Technology for Icade Promotion in 2009. In 2016, he was named OpenID Project Director, which encompasses digital and managerial issues in addition to the relocation of Icade’s headquarters. Since May 1, 2018, Marc le Blanc has been a member of Icade’s Executive Committee in charge of Human Resources.

Emmanuel Chabas

Mr. Emmanuel Chabas serves as Non-Executive Director of the Company. Emmanuel Chabas graduated from the ESSEC business school. He began his career in management control and internal audit at the BNP Paribas Group in 2001. He then joined BNP Paribas Cardif in 2006 as Head of Real Estate Acquisitions. Since September 2015, he has been Head of Real Estate Investments for Crédit Agricole Assurances.

Olivier Fabas

Jean-Paul Faugere

Mr. Jean-Paul Faugere serves as Non-Executive Director of the Company. He is also a Member of the Company’s Strategy and Investments Committee. Within the Company, he served as Acting Chairman of the Board between February 17, 2015 and June 2015, and as Director between December 20, 2012 and February 17, 2015. A former student of Ecole Polytechnique and Ecole Nationale d'Administration, he served as Head of the Office of the Prime Minister from 2007 to 2012. Prior to this, he worked as Head of the Office of Francois Fillon (Minister of Social Affairs and then of National Education) from 2002 to 2005 and Prefect of the Alsace-Bas Rhin region from 2005 to 2007. He has been Chairman of the Board of Directors of CNP Assurances since June 29, 2012. Previously, he held the following positions and offices: Insurance Auditor (1980-1981), Auditor to the Council of State (1983), Deputy General Secretary of the Council of State (1986–1987), Technical Adviser to the Minister of Infrastructure, Housing, Spatial Planning and Transport (1987–1988), Government Commissioner to the Court of Disputes of the Council of State (1988–1990), Finance Director (1991–1994) of the French Atomic Energy Commission (CEA), Director of Civil Liberties and Legal Affairs for the Ministry of the Interior and Spatial Planning (1994–1997), Prefect of Loir-et-Cher (1997–2001), Prefect of Vendee (2001–2002), and member of the Council of State (1998).

Virginie Fernandes

Mme. Virginie Fernandes serves as Non-Executive Director, Representative of Caisse des depots of the Company. She is Member of the Strategy and Investment Committee of the Company as well as of Nominating and Remuneration Committee. Virginie Fernandes, Head of the Group Steering Department – Caisse des depots group, is a graduate of Rouen Business School and Societe Francaise des Analystes Financiers. She began her career in 1998 at EY as a financial auditor. From 2000, she served as financial analyst, first at Oddo Securities and later at Credit Agricole Cheuvreux. She joined the Caisse des depots group in 2010. She worked in the Finance Department of the Strategic Investment Fund where she was in charge of monitoring strategic holdings. In 2012, she joined the Finance, Strategy and Holdings Division where she served as Head of the Strategic Steering of Subsidiaries and, in 2013, she took over as Head of the Real Estate, Housing and Tourism Division. On January 24, 2017 she was appointed Head of the Group Steering Department within the Finance, Strategy and Holdings Division. She is, among others, in charge of further strengthening the Group’s shareholding strategy.

Laurence Giraudon

Marianne Louradour

Ms. Marianne Louradour serves as Non-Executive Director of the Company. She joined Caisse des Dépôts Développement as project manager for Capri Résidences (SCIC group). In 1994, she became Head of Investments at Compagnie immobilière de la région parisienne (“Real Estate Company for the Paris region”). In 1995, she started working in the Savings Fund Department where she was responsible for network coordination and business development. In 2000, she joined the Banking Division in charge of Quality. From 2003 to 2004, she served as Deputy Head responsible for organisation and relations with the Direction Générale de la Comptabilité publique (“Public Accounts Directorate”). She was then promoted Head of the Network Steering and Coordination Department in the Banking Division. In September 2009, she became Deputy Head of the Risk and Internal Control Department of Caisse des Dépôts. In 2012, she was put in charge of the Audit Department of Caisse des Dépôts. Since September 2016, Marianne Louradour has been Regional Director of Banque des Territoires, Caisse des Dépôts Group, for the Paris region. She sits on the Board of Directors of Sogaris (logistics), Citalios (urban planning), Plaine Commune Développement (urban planning) and Charles-de-Gaulle Express (transport).

Olivier Mareuse

Mr. Olivier Mareuse serves as Non-Executive Director of the Company. He is also a Member of the Audit, Risk and Sustainable Development Committee of the Company. A graduate of Institut d'Etudes Politiques de Paris 1984, former student of Ecole Nationale d'Administration 1988, Olivier Mareuse began his career in 1988 at the Group Insurance Department of CNP Assurances, as Deputy Head of the Financial Institutions Department and then as Technical, Administrative and Accounting Director in 1989. In 1991, he was appointed project officer to the CEO, and then Head of Strategy, Financial Control and Investor Relations in 1993. Appointed Chief Investment Officer of CNP Assurances in 1999, Olivier Mareuse joined Caisse des depots in October 2010 as deputy CFO of the Caisse des depots group. From December 2010, he served as Chief Financial Officer of the Caisse des depots group. Since September 2016, Olivier Mareuse has been Director of Savings Funds of Caisse des depots. Since 2018 he has also been Director of Asset Management at Caisse des Depots.

Sophie Quatrehomme

Ms. Sophie Quatrehomme serves as Non-Executive Director of the Company. She holds a Master’s degree in Modern Literature, a Master of Advanced Studies in National and European Policies of EU Member States, a “DESS” postgraduate degree in European Geopolitics and a degree from the Centre national de la fonction publique territoriale (National Centre for Local Public Service). She began her career in 2002 as a Parliamentary Advisor. At the end of 2004, she became a Technical Advisor in charge of Relations with the National Assembly to the Deputy Minister for Parliamentary Relations. In 2007, she was appointed Parliamentary Advisor to the State Secretariat for European Affairs. From 2009 to 2010, she was Parliamentary Advisor to the Minister of Food, Agriculture and Fisheries. In March 2010, she joined the French Financial Markets Authority (AMF) as an Advisor on Parliamentary and Institutional Relations. Between 2012 and 2014, she was Head of the Office and Advisor to the CEO of Caisse des depots. In March 2014, she was appointed Director of the Office of the CEO of Caisse des depots and Member of the Management Committees of Caisse des depots and the Caisse des depots group. Since July 2016, she has served as Communication Director for the Caisse des depots group. In March 2018, after the governance structure was reorganised, she joined the newly created Executive Committee and remained a Member of the Management Committee of the Caisse des depots group until June 2018.

Wael Rizk

Mr. Wael Rizk serves as Non-Executive Director of the Company. He has been Deputy CFO of the Caisse des dépôts Group since May 2017. Composed of 160 employees, the Group’s Finance Department oversees all aspects of the financial management undertaken by the Caisse des dépôts Group, including ALM, budgetary planning and accounting. In addition, it ensures that sustainability and ESG are taken into account in all of the Group’s activities. Waël Rizk began his career at the French Ministry of the Interior in 2005 as Deputy to the Head of the Office of Elections and Political Research. He then spent six years in human resources at the same French Ministry before joining Caisse des dépôts in the same capacity starting in 2010. There he honed his skills with respect to human resource and remuneration policies as well as social dialogue. Among his other responsibilities, he has served as Head of Labour-Management Relations of the Caisse des dépôts Group. In late 2013, he became Advisor to the Office of the CEO of the Caisse des dépôts Group (Jean-Pierre Jouyet then Pierre-René Lemas) with respect to governance, finance and subsidiaries. He subsequently became Head of the Office of the CEO Pierre-René Lemas from mid-2016. He is Deputy CFO of Caisse des dépôts. Waël Rizk, a senior civil servant, is an alumnus of the National School of Administration (ENA, “Romain Gary” class) and a graduate of the Paris Institute of Political Studies. He obtained a Master’s degree in public law from the Paris I - Panthéon Sorbonne University and International and Advanced Certificates in Corporate Finance from the HEC Paris business school.

Gonzague de Pirey

Mr. Gonzague de Pirey serves as Non-Executive Independent Director of the Company. A graduate of École Polytechnique, Télécom (a telecommunication engineering school) and École des Mines de Paris (a technology and engineering university), Gonzagues de Pirey began his career as Social Affairs Advisor for the Office of the Prime Minister from 2004 to 2007 under Jean-Pierre Raffarin’s and then Dominique de Villepin’s premierships. He joined the Saint-Gobain Group in 2007 where he successively served as Head of Corporate Planning, Head of Asia-Pacific Bonded Abrasives in Shanghai and then General Delegate in Moscow for Russia, Ukraine and the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS). In March 2016, he became CEO of the Lapeyre Group. Gonzague de Pirey is currently Chairman of Kpark.

Marie-Christine Lambert

Ms. Marie-Christine Lambert serves as Non-Executive Independent Director of the Company. She is Member of the Audit, Risk and Sustainable Development Committee of the Company. Marie-Christine Lambert, a graduate of Ecole Superieure de Commerce de Dijon with a major in Finance, is now retired. She used to be Deputy CFO and Head of Financial Control for the Orange group. After joining France Telecom in 1992, she served successively as Finance Director of the IT subsidiaries, Chief Financial Officer of the French Mobile Telephony Division, Chief Financial Officer of the Orange Division (the Group’s mobile telephony arm), Group Head of Finance and Operations Management in France (fixed and mobile telephony) and then Group Head of Financial Control. Marie-Christine Lambert began her career in 1975 in a French subsidiary of ITT, and then worked in operational finance in the industrial, services and telecommunications sectors.

Guillaume Poitrinal

Mr. Guillaume Poitrinal serves as Non-Executive Independent Director of the Company. He is Member of the Strategy and Investment Committee and Member of the Innovation and CSR Committee. is the former Chairman of the Executive Board of Unibail-Rodamco. He co-founded Woodeum, a property development company specialising in the construction of low-carbon buildings. He created Icamap, a pan-European investment fund active in both listed and unlisted property. He has been a director at FSIF (French Federation of Real Estate Companies) and he chaired the European Public Real Estate Association (EPRA) from 2009 to 2011.

Georges Ralli

Mr. Georges Ralli serves as Non-Executive Independent Director of the Company. He is also Chairman of the Audit, Risk and Sustainable Development Committee, as well as Member of the Appointments and Remuneration Committee at the Company. He joined Credit Lyonnais in 1970 where he held various positions until 1981 (General Accounting Research Department, in charge of monitoring regulatory ratios and consolidation procedures for the Group – Alsace Regional Department, in charge of corporate clients – Financial Affairs Department responsible for the primary equity market business). In 1982 he became Secretary of the Savings Development and Protection Commission. From 1982 to 1985, he headed the Financial Negotiations department of Credit du Nord (primary equity and bond markets, mergers and acquisitions, proprietary investments). In 1986 he joined Lazard in Paris to develop its primary equity markets activity. In 1989 he moved to the mergers and acquisitions department. He became managing partner in 1993 and was appointed as Co-Head of Lazard LLC’s mergers and acquisitions in 1999. From 2000 to 2010, he was Managing Director and Deputy Chairman of the Lazard LLC Executive Committee (USA). He simultaneously headed the French branch until 2010. In 2010 he resigned his executive position but until 2012 he remained Chairman of the European mergers and acquisitions activities and Chairman of the European asset management and private banking activities. In 2013, he created IPF Partners, an investment fund dedicated to the healthcare sector which invests in biotech, medtech, diagnostics and vaccines companies through structured loans. He is currently Partner and Managing Director of IPF Partners. He holds a “DESS” postgraduate degree in Banking and Finance from Universite Paris V Rene Descartes, a Finance and Economics degree from Institut de Sciences Politiques de Paris or Sciences Po, and a degree from Institut Commercial de Nancy business school.

Anne-Sophie Lanaute

Ms. Anne-Sophie Lanaute serves as Head of Financial Communication and Investor Relations of the Company. Ms. Lanaute graduated from Neoma Business School (ESC Rouen) with a major in financial engineering. In 2017, she obtained "IR fundamentals" certification from Cliff -Paris Dauphine. She began her career in 2003 at Ernst & Young as a financial auditor. In 2009, she joined Carrefour as a Financial Controller (Consolidation). Since September 2016, she had been part of Carrefour's Investor Relations team responsible for analyst and investor relations in addition to monitoring financial markets, preparing financial reporting, organising financial events and keeping abreast of changes in financial regulations.