People: Groep Brussel Lambert NV (GBLB.BR)
Ms. Marie Polet has been Non-Executive Independent Director of Groupe Bruxelles Lambert S.A. since April 28, 2015. She is Member of the Nomination and Remuneration Committee and of the Audit Committee of the Company. After obtaining a Bachelor’s degree in Economics, she joined British American Tobacco (BAT). She worked in marketing before being promoted to Corporate Management positions. She was a Managing Director of British American Tobacco Belgium until July 2008. She also spent a lot of time abroad for the BAT group, in the United States, Germany and the Netherlands, before being appointed Head of Marketing for Europe in London. After she oversaw the merger between BAT and STC (cigars) in Belgium, the multinational tasked her with managing the takeover of the Scandinavian tobacco market leader. She was as such made General Manager Denmark, working in Copenhagen until January 2010. She was then promoted to Group Head of Strategy & Planning at the group’s head office in London. From 1 October 2011 to 16 January 2015, she served as Chairwoman & CEO of Imperial Tobacco Canada, which has its head office in Montreal. Until January 2019 she served as Group's Director of Strategy, Planning and Insights in London.
|Total Annual Compensation, EUR||91,500|
|Restricted Stock Award, EUR||--|
|Long-Term Incentive Plans, EUR||--|
|All Other, EUR||--|
|Fiscal Year Total, EUR||91,500|