This excerpt taken from the SYT 20-F filed Mar 1, 2006.
Director and member of the Compensation Committee. Jacques Vincent is currently Vice Chairman and Chief Operating Officer of the Danone Group, Paris, since 1998. He began his career with Danone in 1970 and has since held various financial and overall management positions within this group. Jacques Vincent is a graduate engineer of the Ecole Centrale, Paris, holds a bachelor in Economics of Paris University and a Master of Science from Stanford University.