Thierry Legrand

Executive Director (President and Chief Executive Officer)


Appointed as an Executive Director, President and Chief Executive Officer on 14 August 2015. He graduated from Ecole Nationale des Ponts et Chaussées, Paris in Industrial Engineering in 1992 and Ecole Polytechnique, Paris in Physics and Materials Sciences in 1990. He has more than 23 years of experience in cement and plant activities. He joined Lafarge in 1992 as Engineer and subsequently held various managerial positions within cement and plant activities and human resources. He was appointed as Chief Executive Officer of Lafarge South Africa from 2009 to 2014. In August 2014, he was appointed as Senior Vice President Transformation Acceleration in the Innovation function.