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Lesaffre names new chief executive | 2021-12-15

MARCQ-EN-BAROEUL, FRANCE — Brice-Audren Riché has been named chief executive officer of Lesaffre, effective Jan. 1, 2022. He will succeed Antoine Baule, who has reached the end of his mandate.

Mr. Riché is currently general manager of Biospringer, Lesaffre’s business unit specializing in yeast extracts. Prior to joining Lesaffre in 2017, he was with Lafarge for many years, holding various finance positions in Europe, Asia and Latin America, as well as operational positions as deputy managing director for Algeria and managing director for Indian Ocean and Turkey. He began his career with Ernst & Young.

He is a graduate of the Ecole Polytechnique.

“I have had the privilege of being Lesaffre’s chief executive officer for nine very intense years and I leave with the satisfaction of having contributed to the group’s development on a path of growth and profitability, thanks in particular to the commitment and dynamism of all our…

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