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Laurent Attal

Laurent Attal

Vice President Research & Innovation of L’Oréal*
Date of birth: February 11, 1958
Nationality: French
First elected: May 2012
Last reappointment: April 2020
Term expires: General Meeting 2024
Business address: 54, rue la Boétie – 75008 Paris (France)

Director / Member of the Strategy Committee / Member of the Scientific Committee

Education and business experience

Since January 2010, Laurent Attal is Executive Vice President Research & Innovation of L’Oréal.

Laurent Attal joined L’Oréal in 1986 in France as a sales representative. Over the next several years he held various positions within the Active Cosmetics division and was appointed CEO of Vichy in 1994. Four years later, He was named President of the Active Cosmetics division, with brands including Vichy, La Roche-Posay and Innéov, joint venture between L’Oréal and Nestlé related to Nutricosmetics.

Laurent Attal holds a Doctorate of Medicine with a specialty in dermatology from the Faculty of Medicine in Paris, and holds an MBA from INSEAD (Institut Européen d’Administration des Affaires).

Directorships and appointments outside the Sanofi Group

Directorships as of 12/31/2019

  • Director of Fondation d’Entreprise L’Oréal (France)

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