People: Vinci SA (SGEF.PA)
Mr. Michael P. Pragnell has been Independent Director of Vinci SA since May 14, 2009. He is Member of the Company’s Audit Committee. Following a period in the international department of the First National Bank of Chicago in New York, Michael Pragnell held a series of positions in the Courtaulds group from 1975 until 1995: Chief Executive Officer of National Plastics (1985–1986), Chief Executive Officer of International Paint plc (1986–1992) and Chief Financial Officer (1992–1994) of Courtaulds plc, where he was appointed to the Board of Directors in 1990. From 1995 to 2000, he was Chief Executive Officer of Zeneca Agrochemicals and a member of the Executive Committee of Zeneca plc (now known as AstraZeneca plc), and was appointed to its Board of Directors in 1997. From 2000 to 2007, Mr Pragnell was the founding Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of the Executive Committee of Syngenta AG, where he was also a member of the Board of Directors from its creation. Other positions held include being a member of the Board of Directors of David S. Smith plc (1996 to 1999) and of Advanta BV (Netherlands). He was Chairman of CropLife International from 2002 to 2005. He currently Chairman of the Council of Trustees of Cancer Research UK. Mr. Pragnell is a graduate of Oxford and INSEAD. He previously was Member of the Board of INSEAD.
|Total Annual Compensation, EUR||66,500|
|Restricted Stock Awards, EUR||--|
|Long-Term Incentive Plans, EUR||--|
|All Other, EUR||--|
|Fiscal Year Total, EUR||66,500|