Jacques Perez

Managing Director LANXESS Ltd.


Born in France, Jacques Perez obtained a PhD in Pharmacy from University of Lyon, France, in 1988. He later obtained post graduate degrees in Business Management from CESMA and in Industrial Pharmacy in Lyon.


Immediately after, Perez joined Roussel Uclaf, a Hoechst Group company in Peru, as Product Manager. He held various positions of increasing responsibility, including the position of Managing Director for Roussel Uclaf in the countries of Ecuador and Columbia respectively. He later moved to Hoechst Marion Roussel (Sanofi Aventis), France, and was assigned various key positions.


In July 2008, Perez joined LANXESS as Chief Financial Officer of LANXESS Elastomeros do Brasil S.A., Duque de Caxias. From April 2013, he has been Chief Financial Officer and a Director at LANXESS in India.


He is married and has two children.

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