Gérard Hauser


Age: 73.

Nationality: French.

Principal function: Director of companies.

End of current mandate: AGM 2016.

First mandate: 11 March 2003 – 9 July 2004.

Independent Director.

Lead Director (as from 30 June 2015).

Chairman of the Nominations and Remuneration Committee.

Holds 5,002 shares.

Other current directorships and positions:

In France:

Director of Technip (*);

Director of Delachaux;

Chairman of Supervisory Board of Stromboli Investissement (SAS).


Director of Mecaplast (Monaco).



From 1965 to 1975, Mr Gérard Hauser occupied several high-level positions in the Philips Group.

From 1975 to 1996, he worked for the Pechiney group, as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Péchiney World Trade first and of Péchiney Rhénalu later; he was later appointed Senior Executive Vice President of American National Can and member of the Péchiney group Executive Board.

Mr Gérard Hauser joined Alcatel in 1996 and became President of its Cable and Component Sector in 1997. From October 2000 to May 2009, he was Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Nexans.


(*) Listed company.