Jean-François Pilliard appointed Vice-President, Group Human Resources
October 21, 1996 - Jean-François Pilliard, 47, will join Schneider on December 2 as Vice?President, Group Human Resources. He will report directly to the Chairman and CEO of Groupe Schneider, Didier Pineau-Valencienne.
Mr. Pilliard holds degrees in Law and Human Resources Management. He is currently Vice?President, Human Resources at the French subsidiary of Ciba-Ceigy. Mr. Pilliard previously had management responsibilities in the Human Resources departments of Société Française d'Equipement pour la Navigation Aérienne (SFENA) and Roussel Uclaf. He alson teaches graduate courses in Human Resources Management at the Universitd de Paris II.
Mr. Pilliard will replace Guy Lemarchand, who has been appointed Director of Benelux-Switzerland-Austria Zone.