Jean-Paul L. Montupet
Until his retirement in December 2012, Mr. Montupet served as the Chair of Emerson Electric Co.’s Industrial Automation business and President of Emerson Europe SA. Mr. Montupet joined Emerson in 1981, serving in a number of senior leadership roles at the global technology provider, including Executive Vice President of Emerson Electric Co. and Chief Executive Officer of Emerson Electric Asia Pacific. Mr. Montupet serves on the boards of WABCO Holdings Inc. and Assurant, Inc. Mr. Montupet is also an advisor to Eurazeo Société Anonyme and to Cornell Capital, and serves on the board of certain private portfolio companies of the private investment firm. Mr. Montupet was the non-executive chair of the board of PartnerRE Ltd. from 2010 until March 2016 and served on the board of Lexmark International, Inc. from 2006 until November 2016. He is also a trustee of the International Churchill Society.