Press Release: Gilles SCHNEPP takes over as Chairman of the Appointments, Governance and CSR Committee of Sanofi
Gilles SCHNEPP takes over as Chairman of the Appointments, Governance and CSR Committee of Sanofi
PARIS – December 16, 2021 - On December 15, 2021, the Board of Directors appointed Gilles Schnepp, an independent director of Sanofi, as Chairman of the Appointments, Governance and CSR Committee. Gilles Schnepp leaves his position on the Audit Committee.
This appointment follows Serge Weinberg's decision to step down as Chairman of the Appointments, Governance and CSR Committee, as he will no longer be an independent director in December 2021, after 12 years of service on the Board of Directors of the group, in accordance with the Afep-Medef Code.
As Serge Weinberg's term of office will expire at the end of the 2023 General Meeting, this decision will also enable the Group to continue preparing his succession in the best possible way.
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