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Michel Crochon : Executive Vice-President, Industry Business

Michel Crochon

Executive Vice-President, Industry Business

Date of birth: 14/10/1951
Married, 4 children.



Ecole Supérieur d'Electricité (Supelec - Paris, France) European Centre for Executive Development (Cedep - Fontainebleau, France).

Professional experience

He began his career with Merlin Gerin in 1975 and held various positions in the UPS Division until 1990 : Responsible for the After-sales Service in France then worldwide. After that, Plant Manager, Product & Operational Marketing Director, Sales Director in France.
In 1991, he joined the Management team for France and was appointed Strategy & IT Manager.
In 1996, he was nominated Strategy & Marketing Vice-President in China.
In 2000, he held the position of Senior Vice-President for the Industry Market within the Strategy-Markets Direction and in 2004, he became Executive Vice President in charge of the Customer & Market Division. Between 2006 and 2009, he was Executive Vice President Automation Business Unit.
Since October 2009, Michel is Executive Vice-President of the Industry Business.


His family, non conformism, drive and determination, impatience and skiing.


Career-minded or pretentious people.


Général de Gaulle.

Favourite quotation:

"We children would have corners to hide in, if only the Earth were square. But as we know it is round, we just have to face up to the realities of the world" (ML, 13)

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