Famous French CEOs

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Evan Spiegel
(Co-Founder and CEO of the Social Media Company ‘Snap Inc.’)
Evan Spiegel
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Birthdate: June 4, 1990
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States

Evan Spiegel is credited with popularizing social media all over the world as he co-founded the popular social media company Snap Inc. In 2015, he was named the youngest billionaire in the world. The following year, he was named in Forbes magazine's list of 400 Richest Americans with an estimated net worth of $4 billion.

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Carlos Ghosn
(Former Chairman and CEO of the Renault–Nissan–Mitsubishi Alliance)
Carlos Ghosn
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Birthdate: March 9, 1954
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Porto Velho, Rondônia, Brazil

Carlos Ghosn is a French–Lebanese–Brazilian businessman who served as the CEO of Michelin North America. He also served as the chairman and CEO of Nissan and Renault. In 1999, he saved Nissan from near bankruptcy and turned around its fortune. In 2018, he was arrested in Japan for misusing Nissan's assets. He dramatically escaped from the custody is currently an internationally wanted fugitive.

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Richard Mille
(Businessman)
Richard Mille
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Birthdate: February 13, 1951
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Draguignan, France
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Ned Lamont
(Businessman)
Ned Lamont
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Birthdate: January 3, 1954
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Washington, District of Columbia, USA
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Vincent Bolloré
(Chairman and CEO of the investment group Bolloré)
Vincent Bolloré
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Birthdate: April 1, 1952
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Boulogne-Billancourt, France
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Pierre Nanterme
(Businessperson)
Pierre Nanterme
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Birthdate: September 7, 1959
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Lyon, France
Died: January 31, 2019
 7 
Francis Kurkdjian
(Perfumer and Businessperson)
Francis Kurkdjian
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Birthdate: May 14, 1969
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Paris, France
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Marie Besnier Beauvalot
(Major shareholder of Lactalis)
Marie Besnier Beauvalot
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Birthdate: July 30, 1980
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: France
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Michel Leclercq
(Founder and 40% owner of Decathlon)
Michel Leclercq
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Birthdate: May 27, 1939
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: France
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Marcel Bich
(Businessperson)
Marcel Bich
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Birthdate: July 29, 1914
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Turin, Italy
Died: May 30, 1994
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Sue Nabi
(CEO of Coty)
Sue Nabi
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Birthdate: February 13, 1968
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Algiers, Algeria
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Paul Ricard
(Industrialist)
Paul Ricard
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Birthdate: July 9, 1909
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Marseille, France
Died: November 7, 1997
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Gérard Mulliez
(Founder of the Auchan chain of department stores)
Gérard Mulliez
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Birthdate: May 13, 1931
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Roubaix, France
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Kilian Hennessy
(Businessperson)
Kilian Hennessy
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Birthdate: February 19, 1907
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: October 1, 2010
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Claudie Haigneré
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Birthdate: May 13, 1957
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Le Creusot, France
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Jean-Marie Messier
(Businessman)
Jean-Marie Messier
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Birthdate: December 13, 1956
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Grenoble, France
Jean-Jacques Servan-Schreiber
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Birthdate: February 13, 1924
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: November 7, 2006
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Marc Ladreit de Lacharrière
(Founder and CEO of FIMALAC)
Marc Ladreit de Lacharrière
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Birthdate: November 6, 1940
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Nice, France
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Jean-Pierre Garnier
(Businessman)
Jean-Pierre Garnier
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Birthdate: October 31, 1947
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Le Mans, France
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Hubert Perrodo
(Founder and sole owner of the oil group Perenco)
Hubert Perrodo
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Birthdate: January 25, 1944
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Larmor-Baden, Morbihan, France
Died: December 29, 2006
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Clément Fayat
(Founder and owner of Fayat Group)
Clément Fayat
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Birthdate: 1931 AD
Birthplace: France
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Jean-Luc Lagardère
(Entrepreneur)
Jean-Luc Lagardère
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Birthdate: February 10, 1928
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Aubiet, France
Died: March 14, 2003
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Gerard Mestrallet
(chairman of the board of directors of Engie and as CEO from 2008 to 2016)
Gerard Mestrallet
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Birthdate: April 1, 1949
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Paris, France
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Bernard Fraisse
(Founder and owner of 100% of Fareva)
Bernard Fraisse
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Birthdate: 1956
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: France
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Olivier Bouygues
(Deputy CEO of the French company Bouygues, and CEO of the family holding company SCDM)
Olivier Bouygues
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Birthdate: September 14, 1950
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: France
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Claudius Rich
(Businessman)
Claudius Rich
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Birthdate: March 28, 1787
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Dijon, France
Died: October 5, 1821
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Yves Carcelle
(Businessman)
Yves Carcelle
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Birthdate: May 18, 1948
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: August 31, 2014
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François Léon Marie-Joseph Dalle
(French executive)
François Léon Marie-Joseph Dalle
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Birthdate: March 18, 1918
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Pas-de-Calais, France
Died: August 9, 2005
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Jacques Courtin
(Businessperson)
Jacques Courtin
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Birthdate: August 6, 1921
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: March 23, 2007