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Monnas, Giovanna Kampouri

Giovanna Kampouri Monnas has been an Independent Consultant since 1996. Mrs. Monnas served as the President of the International Division of Johann A. Benckiser GMBH from 1989 to 1996. She fulfilled various positions with Procter & Gamble from 1981 to 1988. She has extensive knowledge of the operational and strategic marketing aspects of the consumer market and also has in-depth knowledge of globalization, internationalization and global branding.

Mrs. Monnas has been a Member of the Supervisory Board of Randstad Holding NV since May 10, 2006. She has been a Director of AptarGroup Inc. since May 2010. She serves as a Member of the Supervisory Boards of Belenes Puig S.L. Ms. Monnas should served as a director of AptarGroup in part due to her executive positions at leading global consumer marketing companies, her knowledge of and background in the fragrance and cosmetic markets, which are particularly important to AptarGroup, and her global marketing and senior management experience. She served as a Member of the Supervisory Board of TNT NV (formerly TPG NV) since April 7, 2005 until 2009. Mrs. Monnas is a Member of the International Academy of Management.

She has served in executive positions at Joh. Benckiser GmbH (consumer products company) from 1989 to 1996 and at The Procter & Gamble Company (consumer products company) from 1981 to 1988. Ms. Monnas is a member of the Supervisory Board of Randstad Holding nv (a company publicly listed on the Euroenext Amsterdam Exchange providing human resources services). She is also a non-executive director of Puig S.L. (fragrance, cosmetic and fashion products). From 2005 until 2009 Ms. Monnas was a member of the supervisory board of TNT N.V. (mail, express and logistics services).

COMPANY BOARD DIRECTORSHIPS

2010-to date       

AptarGroup (USA)- Director, Governance Committee Member

2006-to date

Puig  SL  (Spain)– Director, Remuneration & Nomination Committee Member

2006-to date

Randstad Holding (Netherlands)- Director, Nomination & Remuneration Committee Member

2005-2009

TNT NV (Netherlands) -Director, Remuneration (05- 07), Audit (07- 09) and Public Affairs (05-09) Committees Member

 

NON-FOR PROFIT DIRECTORSHIPS

2013

Fondation Air France- Director

2005-to date

American School of Paris. Trustee, Education Committee Chair

2010-to date 

‘Estia’ Lebengemeinschaft for Mentally Handicapped Adults, Kuratorium member.

 

EXECUTIVE CAREER

1996-to date

Independent Consultant

1989-1996

Joh. A. Benckiser GMBH

1993-1996 

President, Benckiser International Division

1993-January

Elected to Board of Directors (Geschaeftsfuerung)

1992-1993

Executive Vice President, Mass Cosmetics & Fragrances, Europe

1991-1992

General Manager, Lancaster Group, France

1989-1991

International Marketing Coordinator

1981-1988

Procter & Gamble

1987-1988

P&G, Cincinnati, USA: Brand Manager, Cascade Detergent

1985-1987

P&G, Athens, Greece: Associate Advertising Manager

1981-1985

P&G, Athens: Brand Management, Detergents, Paper Products

1981

Ministry of National Economy, Athens: Consultant in Urban Planning

 

EDUCATION:

The London School of Economics, University of London

1979-1980

Master of Science, Economic Planning and Administration

1976-1979

Bachelor of Science (Honours), Social Administration

 

LANGUAGES

English, French: Fluent

Italian: Good

German, Spanish: Medium.

Mandarin: Elementary

Greek: Mother tongue.

 

PERSONAL

Born 18 May 1955. Mother of two boys, 18 and 15 years old.