Independent Member of the Supervisory BoardMr. Didier J. Cherpitel was an Independent Member of the Supervisory Board of Wendel SE since June 13, 1998. He is Chairman of the Company Governance Committee and Member of the Audit Committee. He graduated from Institut dEtudes Politiques de Paris. From 1970 to 1998, he worked for J.P.Morgan in New York, Paris, Singapore, Brussels and London, notably as Managing Director of J.P.Morgan Guaranty Ltd in London, Chairman and Managing Director of J.P.Morgan France and Managing Director in charge of private banking activities in Europe. After two years serving as Managing Director in charge of capital market activities at Security Capital Group in London, he moved to Federation Internationale des Societes de la CroixRouge et du CroissantRouge in Geneva where he was General Secretary for four years. Mr. Cherpitel was also Chairman of the Supervisory Board of Atos Origin. Currently, he is a Director of Fidelity International and Swiss Philanthropic Foundation, among others.
Age: 70 Executive Since 1998