Group Chief Executive Officer
Member of the Management Board since June 1, 2011
Christophe Cuvillier joined the Group in 2011 as a member of the Management Board in the capacity of Chief Operating Officer. He was appointed Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of the Management Board in April 2013. He led the acquisition of Westfield by Unibail-Rodamco and was appointed Group CEO of Unibail-Rodamco-Westfield in June 2018.
Before joining the Group, Christophe Cuvillier spent 14 years with the L’Oréal Group. Initially at Lancôme (1986 – 93): sales trainee (1986), Product Manager in Milan (Italy) (1987), International Product Manager in Paris (1987-88), Marketing Director United Kingdom in London (1988-89), European Coordination Director (1989-90), Marketing Director France (1990-92), Managing Director United Kingdom (1992-93). Then Managing Director of L’Oréal’s Luxury Products Division Australia in Sydney (1993-94). Then International Marketing Director (1995) and Managing Director France (1995-98) of Lancôme; Managing Director of L’Oréal’s Luxury Products Division France (1998-2000).
Afterward, he joined Kering (ex-PPR) as Chief Operating Officer of FNAC (2000 – 05), Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Conforama (2005-08), then Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of FNAC (2008-10).
Christophe Cuvillier is a graduate of HEC (1984).