Jean-Claude Le Grand has dedicated his entire career to Human Relations. He began as a consultant at “Entreprise & Personnel”, the network of companies dedicated to HR and then joined Olivetti as Human Relations Director for five years.
Le Grand entered the L'Oréal Group in 1996 as HR Director for Garnier Laboratories. He then became HR Director for the Consumer Products Division in France, then Global HR Director for Cosmétique Active, the International dermoscosmetics Division.
Driven by his passion for Talent sourcing and development, he was appointed as Global Director for Strategic Recruitment in 2002. As a strong believer in Diversity and Inclusion, he created the Diversity Department in 2007. That same year, he became Global Head of Human Relations for the Consumer Products Division.
In 2012, he became Senior Vice-President for Talent Development while maintaining his role as Chief Diversity Officer.
The same year he was decorated with the Award of “Chevalier de la Légion d’honneur”.
On July 1st, 2018, Mr. Le Grand became Executive Vice-President for Human Relations and member of the Executive committee.