Marcel Cobuz

Region Europe


Romanian and French national born in 1971, Marcel Cobuz became a member of the Executive Committee in January 2018 and is responsible for the Europe region. He studied Law and Global Economics at University of Bucharest and has completed Executive Education programs at IMD and INSEAD.

Marcel Cobuz joined the company in 2000. At LafargeHolcim, he has held various operational roles in six different countries during which time he established a successful P&L track record. He has been country CEO of Indonesia, Iraq and Morocco.

In his various country roles, Marcel has delivered results notably by investing in new offers in building and infrastructure, constructing and operating new plants and managing joint ventures and partnerships in listed companies. In Group roles between 2012 and 2015, he was instrumental in leading organisational change in marketing across Lafarge before heading up the Global Pre-Merger Integration Project between Lafarge and Holcim.