Saint-Gobain appointed Valerie Gervais as senior vice president of human resources for Saint-Gobain Corp., the firm’s North American holding company.
In this role, Gervais fills a key position on Saint-Gobain’s North American executive committee and will report directly to Tom Kinisky, president and CEO of Saint-Gobain Corp.
“Valerie joins the executive team at a pivotal time in the company’s 352-year history, when we are laser focused on growing Saint-Gobain’s portfolio in North America,” says Kinisky. “She will be a guiding force behind key areas of the company’s long-term growth strategy, which includes unlocking the innovation potential of our more than 14,000 employees and attracting top talent to work for the Saint-Gobain family of companies in North America.”
Gervais will relocate to Saint-Gobain’s North American headquarters in Malvern, Pa., from Paris, France, where she was responsible for human resources for Saint-Gobain Glass U.S. and human resources for Saint-Gobain ADFORS and Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics.