Mr. Guillaume Roux (French) is a graduate of Institute d' Etudes Politiques, Paris. He joined the Lafarge Group in 1980 as internal Auditor, Lafarge Cement France.
He was appointed as the Chief Financial Officer of the Biochemical Business Unit, United States in 1989, a post he held between 1989-1992, following which he returned to Lafarge Head Quarters in France to head a mission for the Finance Department.
In 1996, he was appointed Vice President, Marketing, North America.
In 1999, he was appointed the Chief Executive Officer, Lafarge operations, Turkey. He was later appointed the Executive Vice President, Cement Division South East Asia in 2001.
He held the position of the Group Executive Vice President, Co-President Cement Division responsible for Central Europe, Western Europe, Africa, Maghreb and Middle East since January 2006. He was also the former Group Managing Director of Lafarge Africa Plc until July 2015.