Jean-Charles Henri Naouri is a French entrepreneur and businessperson who founded La Fondation d'Entreprise Groupe Casino, Fondation Euris and Euris SAS and who has been at the head of 12 different companies. Currently, Dr. Naouri holds the position of Chairman at Companhia Brasileira de Distribuicao, Chairman & Chief Executive Officer for Casino, Guichard-Perrachon SA, Chairman at Euris SAS and Chairman at Rallye SA. Dr. Naouri is also on the board of Fimalac SA, Institut de l'Ecole Normale Supérieure (former Honorary Chairman), Fondation de l' Ecole Normale Superieure and La Fondation d'Entreprise Groupe Casino.
In his past career he held the position of Chairman at Finatis SA Chairman-Supervisory Board & CEO at Monoprix SAS, Chairman of Wilkes Participaçoes SA and Chairman & Chief Executive Officer at Casino Finance SA (which are all subsidiaries of Finatis SA), Chairman for Promotion des Talents, Chairman at Cnova NV, Chairman for Fondation Euris, Manager of SCI Penthièvre Seine, Managing Partner at Rothschild et CIE Banque SC and Manager-Legal at SCI Penthièvre Neuilly.
Dr. Naouri received an undergraduate degree from École Normale Supérieure, an undergraduate degree from Ecole Nationale d'Administration and a doctorate from Harvard University.