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Jean-Pierre Clamadieu



Chairman of the Board of Directors of ENGIE

French Nationality

Directorship and number of AXA shares

  • Appointed on April 24, 2019 - Term expires at the 2023 Shareholders' Meeting
  • First appointment on October 10, 2012
  • Senior Independent Director of AXA
  • Chairman of the AXA Compensation, Governance & Sustainability Committee
  • Number of AXA shares held on December 31, 2022: 11,500

Expertise and experience

Mr. Jean-Pierre Clamadieu is a graduate of the École nationale supérieure des mines of Paris and ingénieur du Corps des Mines. He began his carrier in various positions within the French Civil Service, in particular for the Ministry of Industry and as technical adviser in the Ministry of Labour. In 1993, he joined the Rhône-Poulenc group and held various executive positions. In 2003, he was appointed Chief Executive Officer of the Rhodia group and in 2008, Chairman & Chief Executive Officer. In September 2011, further to the combination between the groups Rhodia and Solvay, Mr. Jean-Pierre Clamadieu became Vice-Chairman of the Executive Committee of Solvay. From May 2012 to March 1, 2019, Mr. Jean-Pierre Clamadieu was Chairman of the Executive Committee and member of the Board of Directors of Solvay. Since May 18, 2018, Mr. Jean-Pierre Clamadieu has been Chairman of the Board of Directors of ENGIE and was re-elected as Chairman of the Board of Directors on April 21, 2022. On April 2019, the AXA Board of Directors appointed Mr. Jean-Pierre Clamadieu as Senior Independent Director.

Directorship held within the AXA Group

  • Director: AXA

Directorships held outside the AXA Group

  • Chairman of the Board of Directors: ENGIE, Opéra National de Paris
  • Director: Airbus, France Industries

Directorships held during the last five years

  • Director and Chairman of the Executive Committee: Solvay (Belgium)
  • Chairman: Cytec Industries Inc. (United States)
  • Vice-Chairman of the Executive Committee: World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD) (Switzerland)
  • Director: Faurecia