General Jean-Pierre Bosser appointed Director General of the Mérieux Foundation

June 18, 2019 - Lyon (France)


The meeting of the Mérieux Foundation Board of Directors, presided by Alain Mérieux, took place on June 14th. The Board unanimously approved the appointment of General Jean-Pierre Bosser as Director General of the Mérieux Foundation.

General Bosser, currently Chief of Staff of the French Army, will take on his new role at the foundation in September 2019.

General Jean-Pierre Bosser
“I am delighted to welcome General Bosser to lead our foundation”, said Alain Mérieux, President of the Mérieux Foundation. “We share the same long-term vision for the greater good. General Bosser’s experience and understanding of the realities of the field will be invaluable to us in carrying out our mission to serve public health and thus help the most vulnerable populations.”

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