Currently, Sidney Taurel holds the position of Chairman at Pearson Plc and Chairman of Pearson Education, Inc. (a subsidiary of Pearson Plc). He is also on the board of The Indianapolis Museum of Art, Inc., RCA Tennis Championships, Columbia Business School and H.I.G. Acquisition Corp. and Member of The Business Roundtable and Member of The Business Council.
In his past career Mr. Taurel held the position of Chairman-Emeritus at Eli Lilly & Co. and Executive Vice President-Pharmaceutical Division at Eli Lilly International Corp. (a subsidiary of Eli Lilly & Co.), Member of President's Export Council and Member of Homeland Security Advisory Council.
Sidney Taurel received an undergraduate degree from ╔cole des Hautes ╔tudes Commerciales de Paris and an MBA from Columbia Business School.