Former Chairman of the Supervisory Board at Aventis Pharma SA.

Gilles Brisson has served on the Supervisory Board since 2007 and was the Chairman until December 30, 2016.

Mr Brisson has worked in management positions at Rhône-Poulenc and then at Aventis Pharma, where he served as Chairman of the Executive Board, Chairman of the Supervisory Board and Europe Manager. Mr Brisson also serves as Chairman of Mutabilis Holding, chairman of the supervisory board of Ethypharm, member of the Supervisory Board of the Group Carso and Chairman of the Board of Directors of MaunaKea Technologies.

He received a degree from Hautes Etudes Commerciales de Paris.