Appointment of Dan Levy
Paris, 9 June 2022 –
Ipsos announces the appointment of Dan Levy as Group Chief Financial Officer effective June 10, 2022.
Trained as an economist and statistician, Dan Levy spent the first part of his career from 2001 to 2010 in the Ministry of Finance, Treasury and then in the Budget Department, holding economic, financial and control functions. Between 2005 and 2007 he worked as an economist at the UK Treasury in London.
In 2010, Dan joined Societe Generale, where he has held various positions until today. First to the General Inspectorate where he supervised audit and consulting assignments in France and abroad in all banking matters for 3 years on behalf of the Directorate General. Dan subsequently became a senior banker responsible for strategic relationships (funding and M&A) with Midcaps clients in the technology, engineering and business services sectors. In 2017, Dan took over operational responsibilities, leading a project to combine two business centers for the bank’s large corporate clients, and then became the director of the resulting business center (front-to-back for 230 people).
Dan is a former student at the École Polytechnique (Class of 1996), ENSAE (National School of Statistics and Economic Management) and Sciences Po Paris.
Dan Levy said:
“I am very pleased and proud to have joined the Ipsos management team as CFO. I warmly thank Ben Page for his trust. In a complex and volatile world, Ipsos plays an important role by helping governments and companies decipher key social trends, public opinion, consumer behavior, employees and citizens. I look forward to putting my energy, my financial skills, and my international and managerial experience at the service of a global and innovative group whose success and development over the past decades has been admired and respected. »
Dan Levy will report to Ben Page, Chief Executive Officer of Ipsos and will replace Lawrence Stoclet, Group Deputy Chief Executive Officer, who until now was responsible for finance and support functions at Ipsos.
Laurence Stoclet said:
“I am sure that the transition with Dan Levy, whom Ben Page has chosen as my successor, will be successful. He will be able to rely on me during the few months of the transition period and, above all, strong and stable teams in charge of finance and reporting, with an average tenure of 14 years. Dan is not only a seasoned financier, but also a data and statistics enthusiast like all the key people at Ipsos. »
Lawrence Stoclet’s term as Deputy Chief Executive Officer and his membership on the Group’s executive committee will end on 30 September 2022, when his other executive functions will be transferred. Lawrence Stoclet will continue to advise Ben Page on certain minority interests that are not consolidated in the Group’s accounts or have minority partners with whom she will continue to represent the Group.
Ben Page said:
“I am delighted to welcome Dan as our new CFO who will work closely with me on our new leadership team. Dan’s extensive skills in finance, M&A and treasury management, as well as his extensive international experience and management of large and diverse teams, make him the right choice for Ipsos, especially for our growth strategy. 14th. I would also like to express our heartfelt thanks to Lawrence for her great contributions over the past twenty years to building our global network and our infrastructure that make our continued growth possible today. »
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Our researchers, analysts and scientists are passionately curious and have developed multi-disciplinary capabilities that provide insights and information about the actions, opinions and motives of citizens, consumers, patients, customers and employees. Our 75 decisions are based on raw data from our surveys, social media monitoring, and qualitative or observational methods.
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Founded in France in 1975, Ipsos has been listed on the Euronext Paris stock exchange since 1 year.
July 1999 The company is included in the SBF 120 and Mid-60 indices and is eligible for the deferred settlement service (SRD).
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