• Chairman & Chief Executive Officer of Capgemini
  • Born on April 30, 1952
  • French nationality

Mandate and number of AXA shares

  • Elected on April 30, 2013 - Term expires at the 2017 Shareholders' Meeting
  • First appointment on April 30, 2013
  • Number of AXA shares held on December 31, 2015: 4,180

On December 31, 2015

Expertise and experience

Mr. Paul Hermelin is a graduate of the Ecole Polytechnique and Ecole Nationale d'Administration (ENA). Mr. Paul Hermelin spent the first fifteen years of his professional life in the French government, primarily in the Ministry of Finance. He held a number of positions in the Budget Office and on various ministry staffs, including that of Finance Minister Jacques Delors. He was chief of staff to the Minister of Industry and Foreign Trade, from 1991 to 1993. Mr. Paul Hermelin joined the Capgemini Group in May 1993, where he was first in charge of coordinating central functions. In May 1996, he was appointed member of the Management Board of Cap Gemini and Chief Executive Officer of Cap Gemini France. In May 2000, following the merger between Cap Gemini and Ernst & Young Consulting (which he initiated), he became Deputy Chief Executive Officer of the Group and member of the Board of Directors. As of January 1st, 2002, he is Chief Executive Officer of the Capgemini Group. Since May 2012, Mr. Paul Hermelin has been Chairman & Chief Executive Officer of Capgemini.

Directorships currently held

  • Chairman & Chief Executive Officer: Capgemini SA, Capgemini North America Inc. (United States)
  • Chairman of the Board of Directors: Capgemini America Inc (United States), Capgemini US LLC (United States)
  • Chairman of the Supervisory Board: Capgemini N.V. (Netherlands)
  • Chairman: Capgemini Latin America SAS, SOGETI France 2005 SAS, Capgemini 2015 SAS
  • Chief Executive Officer: Capgemini Service S.A.S.
  • Director: AXA, Capgemini Financial Services International Inc. (United States), CGS Holdings Ltd (United Kingdom), IGATE Corporation (United States)

Directorships held during the last five years

  • Chairman & Chief Executive Officer: Capgemini Holding Inc. (United States)
  • Chairman: Capgemini Energy GP LLC (United States), Capgemini 2010
  • Director: Capgemini Australia Pty Ltd (Australia), CPM BRAXIS SA (Brazil), SOGETI SA (Belgium)