Appointment within the Saint-Gobain Group

January 04 2016

CHARLES HUFNAGEL is appointed Communications VP for Saint-Gobain from January 1st, 2016. He joins the General Management Committee.

 

Charles Hufnagel graduated from IEP Paris and holds a history degree. He has held a number of communications positions in his career, notably as press officer for EDF (1998/2001), media department head then deputy Corporate Communications VP for Areva (2001/2008) and communications advisor to Mr. Alain Juppé, Defence Minister then European and Foreign Affairs Minister (2010/2012). He was also Managing Director of Areva in Abu Dhabi then in South Korea between 2008 and 2010. Since 2012, he was Communications VP for Areva.

 

 

 

ABOUT SAINT-GOBAIN

Backed by its experience and its capacity to continuously innovate, Saint-Gobain, the world leader in the habitat and construction market, designs, manufactures and distributes high-performance and building materials providing innovative solutions to the challenges of growth, energy efficiency and environmental protection. With 2014 sales of €38.3 billion*, Saint-Gobain operates in 65 countries and has more than 170,000 employees. For more information about Saint-Gobain, visit www.saint-gobain.com and the twitter account @saintgobain or download the “Saint-Gobain Shareholder” application for tablet and smartphone.

 

*restated excluding Verallia

 

 

 

 

Media Relations

 

Analyst/Investor Relations

 

Charles Hufnagel Susanne Trabitzsch

 

+33 1 47 62 30 10

+33 1 47 62 43 25

 

Gaetano Terrasini

Vivien Dardel

Florent Nouveau

 

+33 1 47 62 32 52

+33 1 47 62 44 29

+33 1 47 62 30 93