Jean-Pascal Tricoire is the Chief Executive Officer of Schneider Electric. After holding positions at Alcatel, Schlumberger, Saint Gobain, Mr. Tricoire joined Schneider Electric in 1986. In May 2006, the Supervisory Board appointed Mr. Tricoire Chairman of the Management Board & Chief Executive Officer. He is also Chairman of the Board and Managing Director of Schneider Electric Industries SAS and Director of Square D.