Board of Directors
The Board of Directors is composed of 15 members.
Thierry Breton, Chairman and CEO, Thomson multimedia
Pierre Cabanes, Former Senior Executive Vice President, THOMSON S.A.
Frank Dangeard, Senior Executive Vice President, Vice-Chairman of the Board of Directors,
Representatives of the Industrial Partners:
Olivier Houssin, Executif Vice-President, Alcatel Telecom, Member of the Executive Committee, Alcatel.
Michael Green, Chairmain, Carlton Communication Plc.
Eddy W. Hartenstein, Corporate Senior Vice President, Hughes Electronics Corporation, President of DIRECTV
Iwao Shinohara, Senior Vice President, NEC Corporation
Bernard Vergnes, Chairman, Microsoft Europe
Government Representative :
Philippe de Fontaine-Vive, Deputy Director responsible for state holdings French Treasury
Qualified Persons :
Christian Blanc, Chairman of Merril Lynch France S.A., Vice President of Merril Lynch Europe
Marcel Roulet, Former Chairman and CEO of THOMSON S.A., Thomson CSF and France Telecom
Employee Representatives :
Gérard Meymarian, General Manager, Europe, TV Profit Center, Thomson multimedia
Jean de Rotalier, Sales Planning Manager,Thomson multimedia
Censors (non-voting Board members) :
Emmanuel Caquot, Section Head, French Department of Industry
Didier Lombard, French Ambassador-at-large assigned to international investments