English sensibility, American wherewithal. In the football I love, we kick the ball! @ Scottsdale, Arizona
Executive Committee Member and President Specialized Nutrition at Danone
Self-aware, agile, resilient and people centric leader with sustained track record in creating economic and societal value.
Designs a shared vision, focused strategies and operational capabilities to create meaningful value for the ecosystems.
Jean Marc has delivered sustained profitable growth by leveraging customers insights to enable value innovation, to drive brand of first choice, loyalty and increased purchase frequency. Jean Marc has led global functions, stand-alone regions in companies like Procter&Gamble and Danone, redefining brands and markets portfolio management, redesigning brands, market and people strategies across geographies, in multiple channels and complex volatile environments. Jean Marc has contributed to social and health improvement with local communities by promoting education for carers and parents, by designing and supplying affordable products.
Builds, aligns and manages high performing diverse teams, mentors leaders and coaches young talents:
Jean Marc is recognized for his ability to energize, empower and engage teams, to attract the right people for the right jobs, to stretch and grow top talents. Jean Marc has also successfully led corporate transformations and organisation design projects. Examples include the management of leadership teams, general managers and functional leaders, the consolidation of markets in central Europe into one operating business unit to rationalize cost, the redesign of the Nutricia worldwide marketing, medical and sales organisations to enable innovation, speed in execution and efficiencies. Since 2018 Jean Marc has created a new operating model And organization with the consolidation of the former Early Life Nutrition Business Unit and of the Advanced Medical Nutrition Unit into one Specialized Nutrition business.
Manages high level relationships with customers, business partners, stakeholders to drive joint business performance: Jean Marc has built mutual relationships with international retailers, with local business partners, with key opinion leaders and local authorities. Jean Marc has been involved in joint ventures management in Poland, Iran.
Aims at impacting the local ecosystems through health and climate powered brands and solutions to serve the 3bn lives of his Region. In 2020 during the COVID19 crisis, Danone SN International has displayed continuous support to healthcare professionals, consumers, patients, families, authorities by ensuring supply of essential nutrition, by donating products and equipments, by providing education and services to the vulnerable ones.