Board of Directors

Christophe Babule

Christophe Babule

Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer of L’Oréal*
Date of birth: September 20, 1965
Nationality: French
First elected: February 2019
Term expires: General Meeting 2022
Business address: 54, rue la Boétie – 75008 Paris (France)


Directorships and appointments outside the Sanofi Group

Directorships as of 12/31/2018

  • L’Oréal Group:
    • Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer of L’Oréal* (France)
    • Director of L’Oréal USA Inc. (Etats-Unis)

Past directorships expiring within the last five years


(*) Listed companies are indicated by an asterisk.

Education and business experience

Christophe Babule is a graduate of HEC (Ecole des Hautes Etudes Commerciales) Paris.

On November 19, 2018 Christophe Babule has been appointed Executive Vice-President, Chief Financial Officer and member of L'Oréal's Executive Committee as of mid-February 2019.

Christophe Babule has spent his career with L'Oréal, which he joined in 1988. He spent 7 years in the Luxury Division in Italy before being appointed as Director of Administration & Finance based in China. In 2007, he was appointed Administration & Financial Director for Mexico. In 2010, he returned to France to join Christian Mulliez's Executive Committee as Director of Internal Audit for nearly 5 years. Afterwards he was appointed to the position of Administration & Financial Director for the Asia Pacific Zone based in Shanghai and then in Hong Kong.