Vice President, Global Corporate Affairs & Sustainability, Danone
As of September 15th, 2015, Emmanuelle Wargon is appointed Vice President, Global Affairs & Sustainability at Danone.
She has responsibility for corporate communications (internal and external in a single consistent function) and for all aspects of public and external affairs, including our engagement with public authorities, as well as sustainability and scientific stakeholders. Emmanuelle has extensive experience in French government and administration. She was appointed auditor at the Court of Auditors in 1997, and promoted to Public Auditor in August 2000 and Counsellor in April 2013. She was appointed Technical Advisor, responsible for drug policy, to Bernard Kouchner, Minister Delegate for Health (2001-2002); and was then Deputy General Director of the agency for the safety of health products, AFSSAPS (2002-2006). She was then Deputy Director in the coordination and internal control of Public Hospitals of Paris-AP-HP, before becoming the Chief of staff of Martin Hirsch, High Commissioner for Active Solidarity against Poverty, from 2007 to 2010. She was Secretary General of the Ministry of Health, Social Affairs and Labour from 2010 to 2012, and most recently General Director for employment and vocational training.