G. Christian Gérard Pélisson is a French businessperson who has been at the head of 15 different companies. Currently, he is Chairman & Chief Executive Officer at Télévision Française 1 SA and Chairman & Managing Director at Télé Monté Carlo SA and Chairman & Chief Executive Officer of TF1 Publicité SASU (both are subsidiaries of Télévision Française 1 SA).
He is also on the board of Accenture Plc and Aufeminin SA.
In his past career Mr. Pélisson was Chairman & Chief Executive Officer of Accor SA and Chairman at The Novotel Hotel (a subsidiary of Accor SA), Chairman for Noosa SARL, Chairman for Accor Foundation, Chief Executive Officer at Serare SASU, Co-Chief Executive Officer at Novotel Hotel (China), Chairman & Chief Executive Officer at Euro Disney SCA, Chairman & Chief Executive Officer at Bouygues Telecom SA, Chairman-Supervisory Board of Lenôtre SA, Chairman for Monte Carlo Participation SAS, Chairman & Chief Executive Officer for Disneyland Paris, Chairman-Supervisory Board at ESSEC Business School and Member-Executive Board at Mouvement des Entreprises de France.
Mr. Pélisson received an undergraduate degree from ESSEC Business School and an MBA from Harvard Business School.