Chairman of the Administrative Board
Group Managing Director and member of the Administrative Board of Kering S.A., Paris/France, responsible for Strategy, Operations and Organization
Before joining the Artemis Group in 2001, Mr. Palus spent ten years with the Kering Group, where he held several positions, including Deputy CFO for the timber division of Pinault SA, Group Financial Control Director, store manager at FNAC, and Corporate Secretary and member of Conforama’s Executive Board from 1998 to 2001.
Jean-François Palus joined the Kering Board in 2009. Since October 2012, the Sport & Lifestyle division reports directly to Jean-François Palus, with Todd Hymel in the position of Chief Operating Officer. Since December 2012 he has been Chairman of the Administrative Board of PUMA SE.