Michel Bon

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Michel Bon
Born (1943-07-05) 5 July 1943 (age 73)
Grenoble, France
Education ESSEC, Sciences-Po Paris, ÉNA
Occupation Businessman

Michel Bon (born 5 July 1943) is a French businessman and politician. He is a graduate of the ESSEC, of the Paris Institute of Political Studies, of the École nationale d'administration and of Stanford Business School.[1]

In 1981, he was selected to be one of the first Young Leaders of the French-American Foundation.[2]

He worked at the banks Crédit national (fr) and Crédit Agricole.[3] He has been CEO then Chairman of the supermarket group Carrefour.[3] From 1993 to 1995 he was head of the French unemployment agency.[3] He was Chairman of France Télécom from 1995 to 2002.[3][4]

He was formerly president of the Institut Pasteur.[1] He is also an administrator at Lafarge and formerly of Air Liquide.[1]


  1. ^ a b c "Michel Bon". BusinessWeek. Retrieved 24 May 2011. 
  2. ^ "Young Leaders". French-American Foundation. Retrieved 2015-10-26. 
  3. ^ a b c d "An Interview with Michel Bon". strategy and business. Retrieved 24 May 2011. 
  4. ^ Tagliabue, John (13 September 2002). "France Télécom Chief, Under Pressure, Resigns". New York Times. Retrieved 24 May 2011.