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Latest update : 2011-05-06

Jean-Pierre Clamadieu, CEO and Chairman of RHODIA

Markus Karlsson talks to Jean-Pierre Clamadieu, the Chief Executive of the French chemicals company Rhodia. It recently accepted a 3.4 billion euro takeover offer from the Belgian competitor Solvay.

If they get the green light from regulators, Rhodia will soon be snapped up. Jean-Pierre Clamadieu will be serving as deputy CEO of the combined firm, and he's been tapped to take over completely, when Solvay's current Chief Executive steps down.
 

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2014-10-23 contemporary art

Daniele Balice, Co-founder of the gallery 'Balice Hertling'

This year's edition of the modern art fair FIAC is getting off the ground. France may be looking to gain a bigger slice of the global art market. Markus Karlsson meets with...

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2014-10-16 economy

Euny Hong, Author of 'The Birth of Korean Cool'

South Korea is cool. Even Barack Obama has acknowledged it. In the space of just a few decades, it's gone from one of the poorest countries to one of the world's richest. At the...

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2014-10-09 economy

Jean Peyrelevade, Investment banker, Aforge Degroof Finance France

Markus Karlsson talks to French banker Jean Peyrelevade about Manuel Valls' visit to London this week, where the French Prime minister declared his government was "pro-business"....

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2014-10-04 economy

Stephan Winkelmann, CEO of Lamborghini

Markus Karlsson speaks to Stephan Winkelmann, the president and CEO of Lamborghini, at the Paris Motor Show. Winkelmann is there to introduce a new hybrid car that is meant to...

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2014-10-02 business

Carlos Tavares, CEO of PSA Peugeot Citroën

The Paris Motor Show is opening at a time when the European car market is revving up again after years of weakness. France's biggest carmaker, PSA Peugeot Citroën, has been...

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