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Portrait de Vincent Bolloré
Birthday : 04/01/1952
Place of birth : Boulogne-Billancourt (92) - France
Public asset : 28,392,197 USD
Country of residence : France
Linked companies : Vivendi SA - Bollore SA - Blue Solutions SAS - Ste des Caoutchoucs de Grand-Bereby SA - Financiere de l'Odet SA - Compagnie du Cambodge SA - Societe Industrielle et Finc d lArts SA - Financiere Moncey SA

Summary 
Dr. Vincent Marie Claude Bolloré is Chairman-Supervisory Board at Vivendi SA, Chairman at Blue Solutions, Chairman at Financière de l'Odet SA, Chairman & Chief Executive Officer at Bolloré SA, Chairman at Nord-Sumatra Investissements SA, Chairman at Somabol, Chairman & Managing Director at Financière du Champ de Mars SA and Chairman-Supervisory Board at Groupe CANAL+ SA.

He is on the Board of Directors at Socfinaf SA, Socfinasia SA, Société Financière des Caoutchoucs SA, Financière V SAS, Omnium Bollore SAS, Agro Products Investment Co., BoerenBond, Bolloré Africa Logistics Congo, Coviphama Co. Ltd., Financière Moncey, Fred & Farid Group SAS, Immobilière de la Pépinière SA, Induservices SA, Liberian Agricultural Co., Palmeraies du Cameroun, Plantation Socfinaf Ghana Ltd., Plantations des Terres Rouges SA, SAFA Cameroun SA, SFA SA, Socfin Agricultural Co. Ltd., Socfin KCD, Socfinco, Socfinde SA, Socfindo, Société Camerounaise de Palmeraies SA, Société Industrielle & Financière de l'Artois SA, Terrasia, Compagnie du Cambodge SA, StudioCanal SA, The Canal Group LLC, Bereby-Finance SA and Société de Caoutchoucs de Grand-Bereby.

He received his graduate degree from Université Paris X Nanterre.


Current positions of Vincent Bolloré 
NameTitle Since
Vivendi SA
(Entertainment Production)
Chairman-Supervisory Board 2012
Bollore SA
(Marine Freight & Logistics)
Chairman & Chief Executive Officer 1981
Blue Solutions SAS
(Auto, Truck & Motorcycle Parts)
Chairman 2001
Ste des Caoutchoucs de Grand-Bereby SA
(Tires & Rubber Products)
Vice Chairman -
Financière du Champ de Mars SA Chairman & Managing Director -
Financiere de l'Odet SA
(Industrial Conglomerates)
Chairman 1994
Nord-Sumatra Investissements SA Chairman -
Groupe CANAL+ SA Chairman-Supervisory Board -
Somabol Chairman -
Compagnie du Cambodge SA
(Air Freight & Logistics)
Member-Supervisory Board -
Societe Industrielle et Finc d lArts SA
(Computer Hardware)
Director -
Socfinasia SA Director 1990
Socfin SARL Director 1990
Financière V SAS Chief Executive Officer & Director -
Omnium Bollore SAS Chief Executive Officer & Director -
Plantations des Terres Rouges SA Director -
Financiere Moncey SA
(Investment Management & Fund Operators)
Director -
BoerenBond Director -
StudioCanal SA Member-Supervisory Board -
Socfinaf SA Director 1993
Bereby-Finances SA Vice Chairman -
Liberian Agricultural Co. Director -
Socfin KCD Director -
Socfindo Director -
Bolloré Africa Logistics Congo Director -
SAFA Cameroun SA Director -
Société Camerounaise de Palmeraies SA Director -
Palmeraies du Cameroun Director -
Fred & Farid Group SAS Director -
SFA SA Director -
Terrasia Director -
Immobilière de la Pépinière SA Director -
Agro Products Investment Co. Director -
Induservices SA Director -
Socfinde SA Director -
Socfinco Director -
The Canal Group LLC Member-Supervisory Board -
Socfin Agricultural Co. Ltd. Director -
Coviphama Co. Ltd. Director -
Plantation Socfinaf Ghana Ltd. Director -


Holdings of Vincent Bolloré 
NameEquities%Valuation
Bolloré (BOL)
Marine Freight & Logistics
7,872,9000.27%28,392,197 USD


Vincent Bolloré : Personal Network 
NameLinked companies
Cédric de Bailliencourt Bollore SA
Ste des Caoutchoucs de Grand-Bereby SA
Financière du Champ de Mars SA
Omnium Bollore SAS
Financière V SAS
Financiere Moncey SA
BoerenBond
Immobilière de la Pépinière SA
Agro Products Investment Co.
Plantations des Terres Rouges SA
Fred & Farid Group SAS
Palmeraies du Cameroun
Socfinde SA
Compagnie du Cambodge SA
Bolloré Africa Logistics Congo
Socfin SARL
SFA SA
Nord-Sumatra Investissements SA
Financiere de l'Odet SA
Socfinaf SA
Bereby-Finances SA
Socfinco
Societe Industrielle et Finc d lArts SA
Société Camerounaise de Palmeraies SA
Induservices SA
SAFA Cameroun SA
Socfindo
Terrasia
Socfinasia SA
Hubert Fabri Bollore SA
Ste des Caoutchoucs de Grand-Bereby SA
Financière du Champ de Mars SA
Socfindo
Société Camerounaise de Palmeraies SA
Immobilière de la Pépinière SA
Palmeraies du Cameroun
Liberian Agricultural Co.
Induservices SA
Nord-Sumatra Investissements SA
SAFA Cameroun SA
Financiere de l'Odet SA
Societe Industrielle et Finc d lArts SA
Socfinasia SA
Socfin SARL
Terrasia
Socfin Agricultural Co. Ltd.
Socfinde SA
Socfinaf SA
Plantations des Terres Rouges SA
Compagnie du Cambodge SA
Financiere Moncey SA
Socfin KCD
Socfinco
Céline Merle-Béral Bollore SA
Ste des Caoutchoucs de Grand-Bereby SA
SAFA Cameroun SA
Nord-Sumatra Investissements SA
Palmeraies du Cameroun
Induservices SA
Société Camerounaise de Palmeraies SA
Terrasia
Societe Industrielle et Finc d lArts SA
Socfinde SA
SFA SA
Immobilière de la Pépinière SA
Financiere Moncey SA
Bolloré Africa Logistics Congo
Financiere de l'Odet SA
Compagnie du Cambodge SA
Socfinco
Agro Products Investment Co.
Bereby-Finances SA
Cyrille Bolloré Bollore SA
Blue Solutions SAS
Financière V SAS
Financière du Champ de Mars SA
Omnium Bollore SAS
Compagnie du Cambodge SA
Nord-Sumatra Investissements SA
Plantations des Terres Rouges SA
Financiere de l'Odet SA
Financiere Moncey SA
SFA SA
Societe Industrielle et Finc d lArts SA
Gilles Alix Bollore SA
Blue Solutions SAS
Ste des Caoutchoucs de Grand-Bereby SA
Nord-Sumatra Investissements SA
Induservices SA
Socfinco
Bereby-Finances SA
Terrasia
Société Camerounaise de Palmeraies SA
Agro Products Investment Co.
Socfinaf SA
Financiere Moncey SA
Compagnie du Cambodge SA
Bolloré Africa Logistics Congo
Societe Industrielle et Finc d lArts SA
SFA SA
SAFA Cameroun SA
Socfinde SA
Fred & Farid Group SAS
Palmeraies du Cameroun
Immobilière de la Pépinière SA
Marc Bebon Bollore SA
Ste des Caoutchoucs de Grand-Bereby SA
Socfinasia SA
Bereby-Finances SA
Bolloré Africa Logistics Congo
Société Camerounaise de Palmeraies SA
Agro Products Investment Co.
Induservices SA
Nord-Sumatra Investissements SA
Plantations des Terres Rouges SA
Socfin SARL
SAFA Cameroun SA
Socfinco
Socfinde SA
Compagnie du Cambodge SA
Societe Industrielle et Finc d lArts SA
Financiere de l'Odet SA
Palmeraies du Cameroun
SFA SA
Socfinaf SA
Immobilière de la Pépinière SA
Terrasia
Philippe de Traux de Wardin Ste des Caoutchoucs de Grand-Bereby SA
Financière du Champ de Mars SA
Plantations des Terres Rouges SA
Socfinaf SA
Societe Industrielle et Finc d lArts SA
Palmeraies du Cameroun
Société Camerounaise de Palmeraies SA
SAFA Cameroun SA
Socfin SARL
Socfinasia SA
Socfin Agricultural Co. Ltd.
Liberian Agricultural Co.
Socfin KCD
Luc J. J. Boedt Ste des Caoutchoucs de Grand-Bereby SA
Socfin KCD
Palmeraies du Cameroun
Societe Industrielle et Finc d lArts SA
Socfin Agricultural Co. Ltd.
SAFA Cameroun SA
Liberian Agricultural Co.
Socfinco
Socfinaf SA
Socfinasia SA
Société Camerounaise de Palmeraies SA
Socfin SARL
Sébastien Bolloré Bollore SA
Blue Solutions SAS
Financière V SAS
Omnium Bollore SAS
Financiere de l'Odet SA
Societe Industrielle et Finc d lArts SA
Compagnie du Cambodge SA
Emmanuel Fossorier Bollore SA
BoerenBond
SAFA Cameroun SA
SFA SA
Compagnie du Cambodge SA
Financiere Moncey SA
Financiere de l'Odet SA
Societe Industrielle et Finc d lArts SA


Biography of Vincent Bolloré 
Vincent Bolloré (born 1952) is a French industrialist, corporate raider and businessman. He serves as the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of investment group Bolloré.

Biography
Early life
Vincent Bolloré was born on 1 April 1952 in Boulogne-Billancourt. He attended the Lycée Janson de Sailly before graduating with a Master of Laws (LLM) degree from Université Paris X Nanterre.

Career
He started his career as an investment bank trainee at Edmond de Rothschild.

His personal investment career began when he took over the reins at his family-controlled conglomerate Bolloré, which deals in maritime freight and African trade, and paper manufacturing (cigarette and bible paper). The company he leads today employs 33,000 people around the world. He is a well-known corporate raider in France who has succeeded in making money by taking large stakes in French listed companies, in particular the building and construction group Bouygues, where he left with a sizeable capital gain after a power-struggle.

In late 2004, his investment group started building a stake in advertising group Havas, becoming its largest single shareholder. He mounted a coup and replaced Alain de Pouzilhac as Havas Chief Executive Officer on 12 July 2005. In 2005, through his family company, he expanded his media interests by launching the Direct 8 television station. Towards the end of 2005, he began building a stake in independent British media planning and buying group, Aegis. As of 19 July 2006, his stake in Aegis stood at 29%. Direct Soir, a free newspaper, was launched in June 2006. In January 2008, he manifested interest in becoming a shareholder of famed, but troubled, Italian car manufacturer Pininfarina.
The Bolloré Group also has important positions in the economies of several former French colonies in Africa (in particular Ivory Coast, Gabon, Cameroon, and Congo).

Personal Life
He is married, with four children. He is ranked 329th richest person in the world according to Forbes, with an estimated fortune of US$4 billion.

Vincent Bolloré is engaged with the French supermodel Vanessa Modely, égérie of Christian Dior and Karl Lagerfeld.

He is a close personal friend of former French President Nicolas Sarkozy. It has been said that their friendship goes back over 20 years. Sarkozy has been criticized for accepting vacations from Bolloré, as did president Georges Pompidou with Vincent's father, Michel Bolloré. They have both claimed that no conflict of interest exists.



Source @ Wikipedia



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