Nomination Of Three Vice-Presidents Group


Béatrice DAUTRESME, Director of Strategic Business Development and member of the Group Management Committee since autumn 2000, has been named Vice-President of L'Oréal, in charge of Strategic Business Development.

Mrs. DAUTRESME, who joined L'Oréal twenty-nine years ago, started out in Marketing Management of L'Oréal Paris in France, then spent nine years with L'Oréal USA as Managing Director of L'Oréal Cosmétique, before holding the position of International Managing Director of Helena Rubinstein until the end of 1999.

Giorgio GALLI, Managing Director of Corporate Communication and External Affairs and member of the Group Management Committee since October 2000, has been named Vice-President of L'Oréal, in charge of Corporate Communication and External Affairs.

Mr. GALLI, an Italian, began his career twenty-five years ago with L'Oréal Professional Products Division in Italy where he was Sales Director, before becoming Managing Director. He was subsequently appointed Deputy Managing Director of the Professional Products Division in Paris, and from 1991 until his current position, he was Managing Director of External Affairs for the Group.

Jean-Jacques LEBEL, Managing Director of the Professional Products Division and member of the Group Management Committee since January 2001, has been named Vice-President of L'Oréal, in charge of the Professional Products Division.

Mr. LEBEL, who has been with the Company for twenty years, has had a very international career : Managing Director of Consumer Products in Great Britain, then Managing Director of the Laboratoires Garnier in Paris, before spending nine years as Managing Director of L'Oréal's Consumer Products-Professional Products Company in Great Britain. From May 1999 until his current position, Mr. Lebel was Managing Director of the Latin America Zone.


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