Jean-Pascal Tricoire, 50 years old, joined Schneider Electric in 1986.
He was appointed President and Chief Executive Officer in 2006 and named Chairman & CEO in April 2013. His career at Schneider Electric has developed largely outside France in operational functions in Italy, China, South Africa and USA.
Within the General Management, he served as Vice Executive President of the International Operating Division from 2002 before being appointed in 2004 Chief Operating Officer (COO). Moreover, Jean-Pascal is President of the France-China Committee since 2009.
Jean-Pascal holds a degree in Electronic Engineering and a MBA.