Thierry de Rudder is currently Vice-Chairman of the Board of Directors and Chairman of the Standing Committee of Groupe Bruxelles Lambert.
Mr. de Rudder currently serves on the board of several companies having served previously on the board of quoted companies including Total, Lafarge, GDF Suez, and Imerys.
Mr. de Rudder began his career in the United States where he joined Citibank in 1975, subsequently holding various positions in New York and then in Europe. Mr. de Rudder joined Groupe Bruxelles Lambert in 1986 where he held the position of Managing Director until December 2011.
Mr. de Rudder earned degrees in mathematics from the University of Geneva and the Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) and holds an MBA from the University of Pennsylvania Wharton School.