Philippe Dauman

Member
 

American national born in 1954, Philippe Dauman is a Member of the Board of Directors of LafargeHolcim Ltd. He was elected to the Board of Directors of LafargeHolcim Ltd in 2015. Philippe Dauman received his college degree from Yale University and his law degree from Columbia University School of Law.

Philippe Dauman was a Member of the Board of Directors of Lafarge S.A. from 2007 to 2015 and was also Chairman of the Strategy, Investment and Sustainable Development Committee and a Member of the Corporate Governance and Nominations Committee of Lafarge S.A. until 2015. He is Member of the Board of Directors, President, and Chief Executive Officer of Viacom, New York, USA.

He began his career working for the New York law firm Shearman & Sterling, where he became partner. He was General Counsel and Secretary of the Board of Directors of Viacom from 1993 to 1998, Executive Vice President from 1995 to 2000, and Deputy Chairman of the Board of Directors from 1996 to 2000. He was a Member of the Board of Lafarge North America from 1997 to 2006. In 2000, he became Joint Chairman of the Board of Directors and Chief Executive Officer of DND Capital Partners LLC, New York NY, USA.

His other mandates include that Philippe Dauman is a Member of the Board of National Amusements, Dedham, MA, USA, Member of the Board of Directors of the National Cable & Telecommunications Association, Washington, D.C., USA, Member of the Executive Committee of Lenox Hill Hospital, New York NY, USA, Member of the Dean’s Council at Columbia Law School, New York NY, USA, Member of the Business Roundtable, Washington, D.C., USA, Co-Chairman of the Partnership for New York, New York NY, USA, Member of the Board of Directors of the Kipp Foundation, San Francisco CA, USA, and Member of the Paley Media Council, New York NY, USA.