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  • Title
    Chairperson of Supervisory Board
  • Company
    Louis Dreyfus Holding
  • Country
    Switzerland
  • Age
    54

As chairperson of the holding company she took over following her husband’s death in 2009, Louis-Dreyfus oversees a commodities house called Louis Dreyfus Co., the world’s largest cotton and rice trader and the second-largest sugar trader. The Louis-Dreyfus family holds a majority stake in the company through a trust her late husband set up in Amsterdam. Amid a global crop glut, the trading house turned in dismal results in 2015, with sales tumbling 14% to $55.7 billion and profit plummeting 67%, to $221 million.

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Personal Information

Country
Switzerland
Previous Rank
#21 (EMEA)
Newcomer?
no

Company Financials

2015 Revenues
$55,733
2015 Profits
$211
Market Value (as of 8/26/16)
n/a