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company executive

Gilles F. Colas, French Company executive. Decorated chevalier National Order of Merit (France). Officer French Army Air Reserve; Member Polo Club Paris, Golf Club Joyenval.

Background

Colas, Gilles F. was born on December 2, 1948 in Avignon, Vaucluse, France. Son of Philippe and Françoise (Pellequer) Colas.

Education

Degree in сivil engineering, Ecole National Ponts et Chaussees, Paris, 1971; Master of Science in Industrial Engineering, Stanford University, 1972.

Career

With Flat Glass branch, Saint-Gobain Group, Paris, 1973-1980; industrial vice president Flat Glass branch, Saint-Gobain Group, Paris, 1982-1986; Chief Executive Officer, Saint-Gobain de Colombia, Bogota, 1980-1982; Vegla Chief Executive Officer, Saint-Gobain Group, Aachen, Germany, 1986-1992; senior vice president corporation planning, Compagnie de Saint-Gobain, Paris, since 1992.

Membership

Officer French Army Air Reserve. Member Polo Club Paris, Golf Club Joyenval.

Connections

Married Françoise Pouzenc, June 22, 1972. Children: Antoine, Julie, Louis.

father:
Philippe Colas

mother:
Françoise (Pellequer) Colas

spouse:
Françoise Pouzenc

children:
Louis Colas

Julie Colas

Antoine Colas