Jean-Paul Agon is a French businessperson who has been at the helm of 5 different companies. Presently, he occupies the position of Chairman & Chief Executive Officer of L'Oréal SA and Chairman & Co-Chief Executive Officer at L'Oréal USA, Inc. (a subsidiary of L'Oréal SA). Mr. Agon is also on the board of Air Liquide SA and The Consumer Goods Forum and Chairman of L'Oréal Corporate Foundation.
He previously occupied the position of Managing Director at Biotherm International, Inc., Director at Galderma Pharma SA, Managing Director at L'ORÉAL Deutschland GmbH and General Manager for L’Oréal Hellas SA.
Jean-Paul Agon received an undergraduate degree from École des Hautes Études Commerciales de Paris.