Rueil-Malmaison (France), December 16, 2011 – The supervisory board, which met on December 15th, 2011, has decided to co-opt Mr. Xavier FONTANET as a member of the supervisory board
Mr. FONTANET, 63 years old and of French nationality, is Chairman of the Board of Essilor International.
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As a global specialist in energy management with operations in more than 100 countries, Schneider Electric offers integrated solutions across multiple market segments, including leadership positions in Utilities & Infrastructures, Industries & Machine manufacturers, Non-residential buildings, Data centers & Networks, and in Residential. Focused on making energy safe, reliable, efficient, productive and green, the Group’s 110,000 plus employees achieved sales of 20 billion euros in 2010, through an active commitment to help individuals and organizations make the most of their energy.