Luc Remont to be appointed chief executive and chairman of EDF - Le Figaro

A flag with the company logo of Electricite de France (EDF) and a French flag fly next to the EDF power plant in Bouchain, near Valenciennes, France, September 29, 2021. REUTERS/Pascal Rossignol

PARIS, Sept 29 (Reuters) - Schneider Electric (SCHN.PA) executive Luc Remont will be appointed as chief executive and chairman of nuclear giant EDF, Le Figaro reported on Thursday, saying that French President Emmanuel Macron had decided not to split up the roles.

Reporting by Tassilo Hummel; Editing by Benoit Van Overstraeten

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