Employee of Sanofi, API Portfolio Leader (New Products and Launches) at Gentilly - Campus Val de Bièvre
Date of birth: January 24, 1968
First elected: April 2021
Term expires: General Meeting 2025
Business address: 54, rue la Boétie – 75008 Paris (France)
Director representing employees (designated by the European Works Council) / Member of the Compensation Committee
Education and business experience
Wolfgang Laux works for Sanofi and Aventis since 2000. Until 2006 he worked as Senior Scientist in Process Development in Frankfurt/Höchst and since 2006 as Industrialization Coordinator for new products in Industrial Affairs’ central organization at Croix-de-Berny and Gentilly.
Involved in employee representation since 2014 for the trade union organization “CFE-CGC”, he has been a member of the Works council of the Sanofi Chimie central organization (since 2014), member of the Committee on hygiene, safety and working conditions (CHSCT, 2016-2019) and trade union delegate (since 2016).
Wolfgang Laux holds a Ph.D. in organic chemistry from the University of Frankfurt am Main and has been a post-doctoral research fellow at the State University of New York at Stony Brook (US, 1998-2000) and at the University of Montpellier (France, 1996-1997).
He holds a Corporate Director’s Certificate from SciencesPo / IFA (Certificat Administrateur de Sociétés).
Directorships and appointments outside the Sanofi Group
Directorships as of 12/31/2021
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