Bertrand P. Collomb is a French businessperson who founded World Business Council for Sustainable Development and who has been the head of 9 different companies. Dr. Collomb occupies the position of Chairman at European Corporate Governance Forum, chairman of Institut Français des Sciences et Technologies des Transports and Chairman at Institut des Hautes Etudes pour la Science et la Technologie. Dr. Collomb is also on the board of ClimateWorks Foundation, Compagnie Coppée de Développement Industriel, European Institute of Innovation & Technology and LafargeHolcim Ltd. and Member of Corps des Mines, Member of Institut de France and Member of the University of Tokyo.
Dr. Collomb previously held the position of Chairman for Association Française des Entreprises Privées, Independent Director at Total SA, Director at Lafarge SA, Chairman for Lafarge North America, Inc., Chairman at Académie des Sciences Morales et Politiques, Executive Chairman at World Business Council for Sustainable Development and Chairman of French Institute of International Relations.
He received an undergraduate degree from Ecole Polytechnique, a doctorate and a graduate degree from The University of Texas and an undergraduate degree from École Nationale Supérieure des Mines de Paris.