Board of Directors

Baudouin Prot

Independent director


Member of the Corporate Governance and Nominations Committee, member of the Strategy, Investment
and Sustainable Development Committee


Baudouin Prot (1951) was appointed to the Lafarge Board of Directors in 2011.


He is Chairman of BNP Paribas since December 2011. After graduating from the French business school HEC in 1972 and from ENA in 1976, Baudouin Prot joined the French Ministry of Finance where he stayed for four years. He then became Deputy Director of Energy and Raw Materials at the French Ministry of Industry for three years.


He joined BNP in 1983 as Deputy Director of the intercontinental branch of Banque Nationale de Paris and became Director for Europe in 1985. In 1987, he joined the Central Networks Department, was promoted to Central Director in 1990, and became Executive Vice President of BNP in charge of networks in 1992. Baudouin Prot was appointed Chief Executive Officer of BNP in 1996 and Corporate Executive Officer (Directeur général délégué) of BNP Paribas in 1999. In 2000, he was appointed Director and Corporate Executive Officer (Directeur général délégué) of BNP Paribas, and became Director and Chief Executive Officer of the bank in May 2003.


Independent Director, Baudouin Prot in particular brings to the Board his expertise in finance and banking and his experience as an executive offi cer and Director of international groups.


He held 1,250 Lafarge shares.

Baudouin Prot

Last update on 12/12/2014

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