Mr. Jean Carlos Angulo (French) started his career with Lafarge in 1975. He has a unique expertise in engineering, managing cement activities and vertical integration. He is a graduate of the Ecole des Mines de Nancy (France) and the European Institute for Business Administration.
He began his career as a Project Engineer in the aerospace industry at the Société Européenne de Propulsion SEP (1971 à 1974) in Bordeaux. He joined Lafarge in 1975, where he was successively Project Manager and Projects Director in Group engineering subsidiaries (plant construction).
He later became the General Manager of Lafarge Brazil Operations and Head of the Southern region of Latin America from 1990 to 1996. He was appointed the General Manager of Lafarge Ciments in France in 1996.
Jean-Carlos Angulo was President of the Cement business's operations in Western Europe and Morocco between 2000 to August 2007. He joined the Lafarge Group Executive Committee in September 2007 as Executive Vice President Operation with responsibilities for Lafarge Group's operations in several countries including Nigeria until September 2012.
He was then appointed Advisor of the Group Chairman and CEO until January 2015 when he retired fromn the Lafarge Group. He joined the Board of Lafarge Africa Plc on the 20 March 2012.