Arnaud Lagardère is a French businessperson who has been the head of 27 different companies. Presently, he occupies the position of Chairman & Chief Executive Officer at Arjil Commanditee-Arco, Chairman at Sports Investment Group LLC, Chairman-Management Board & CEO of Lagardère SCA, Chairman & Chief Executive Officer of Hachette SA, Chairman at Lagardere Sports US LLC, Chairman-Supervisory Board of Lagardere Active Media SA, Chairman-Supervisory Board of Lagardère Active SAS, Chairman & Chief Executive Officer at Lagardère Media SAS, Chairman of Lagardère Unlimited, Inc., Chairman at Europe 1 Telecompagnie SAS, Chairman of Lagardère Paris Racing Ressources SASP, Chairman-Executive Board at Lagardère Unlimited SAS and General Manager for Europe News (which are all subsidiaries of Lagardère SCA), Chairman of Lagardère Capital & Management SAS, Chairman at LM Holding SAS and Chairman at Lagardère SAS.
He is also Chairman of Lagardere Paris Racing Sports Association, Chairman of Fondation Jean-Luc Lagardere, General Manager at Lagardère News SARL and General Manager at Europe News and on the board of 6 other companies.
In his past career he occupied the position of Chairman of Airbus SE, Chairman for Association des Amis de Paris Jean Bouin CASG, Chairman & Chief Executive Officer at SOGEADE Gerance SAS, Chairman for EADS Participations BV, Chairman & Chief Executive Officer of Lagardère Images, Chief Executive Officer of Grolier, Inc., Director at Hachette Filipacchi Médias SAS, Chairman & Chief Executive Officer at Lagardère Thématiques SA, Chairman-Supervisory Board for Lagardère Sports SAS, Chairman-Supervisory Board of Lagardère Travel Retail SAS and Managing Member at Lagardère Unlimited LLC.
He received an undergraduate degree from Université Paris Dauphine.