François Remy is 55 years old, he is married, with two children.
He graduated from the Jean Moulin University Lyon 3 with a Master’s degree in private law and business law.
François started his career in the company in 1987 as a department manager in Auchan supermarket in Avignon, France. During his work at Auchan France he was a head of Auchan sector in Vaulx-en-Velin, management controller, deputy director of the supermarket in Avignon Sud.
In 1997, he became the director of Auchan supermarket in Marseille, then in Luxembourg. In 2002, he became Director General of Auchan Luxembourg.
Since October 2015, François was Executive President of Auchan Luxembourg and President without executive powers of Auchan Romania; he also served in the Auchan Retail Russia Supervisory Board. During his work at Auchan Luxembourg, François managed to achieve excellent results, in particular, to implement the discount policy; he also implemented
multi-format in Auchan Romania.
Since August 2017, he is Director General at Auchan Retail Russia.