Groupe SEB has appointed Stanislas de Gramont to the post of chief operating officer. The appointment will be effective as of December 3, 2018.
He will report to the chairman and CEO of the company, Thierry de La Tour d’Artaise, and will be responsible for the sales and marketing functions worldwide.
Before joining Groupe SEB, de Gramont was CEO of Suntory Beverage & Food Europe. Current COO, Bertrand Neuschwander, will leave the group in the coming weeks to pursue new opportunities.
“The group has enjoyed strong growth across the world in recent years and has diversified its activity into new sectors. We are pleased to welcome Stanislas de Gramont, whose international background and expertise in retail and consumer goods will be highly valuable assets as the group continues on its profitable growth path and global development,” said de La Tour d’Artaise.