Florent Menegaux has taken over as Chief Executive Officer of the Michelin Group. He succeeds Jean-Dominique Senard.
Before joining Michelin in 1997, Florent Menegaux served many organisations like Price Waterhouse as a consultant and Manager, Exel Logistics France, a logistics and transport company, as Finance Director and General Manager, and Norbert Dentressangle Group as General Manager of its General Cargo Transport division.
Florent Menegaux joined Michelin as Commercial Director for truck tyres in the United Kingdom and the Republic of Ireland. In 2000, Michelin appointed him Sales Director for Truck Tires Original Equipment and Replacement markets for North America.
In 2003, he became head of Truck Tires for South America. In 2005, he was appointed head of the Africa – Middle East Zone.
In January 2006, Florent Menegaux became responsible for the Group’s Passenger Car and Light Truck Tire Replacement Business Unit for Europe, before being appointed Executive Vice President for the Passenger Car and Light Truck worldwide activities, becoming a member of the Group Executive Committee, in 2008. He also oversees Michelin’s Motorsports activities and Materials business.
In December 2014, he was appointed Chief Operating Officer and then Senior Executive Vice President of the Michelin Group in 2017. In January 2018, he also supervises the Group’s Business Directions, and the Manufacturing, Supply Chain and Customer Experience Operational Directions.
On May 17, 2019, Florent Menegaux was named Chief Executive Officer of the Michelin Group. He was also named as the Managing General Partner of the Group.