Member of the Management Board, Group General Counsel
42 avenue de Friedland
Expertise and experience
Frédéric Crépin is a graduate of the Institut d’Études Politiques de Paris (Sciences-Po), and holds a Master’s degree in European business law from the Université Panthéon-Assas (Paris II), a Master’s degree in labor and employment law from the Université Paris Ouest Nanterre La Défense (Paris X Nanterre), and an LLM degree (Master of Laws) from New York University School of Law.
Admitted to the bars of both Paris and New York, Frédéric Crépin began his career working as an attorney at several law firms. He was an attorney at Siméon & Associés in Paris from 1995 to 1998, and at Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP in New York from 1999 to 2000.
From July 2000 to August 2005, Frédéric Crépin served as a Special Advisor to the General Counsel and as a member of the legal department of Vivendi Universal before being appointed Senior Vice President and Head of the Legal Department of Vivendi in August 2005. In June 2014, he was named General Counsel of the Vivendi group. In September 2015, he became General Counsel of Canal+ Group. In October 2018, he was appointed Group Chief Compliance Officer.
He was appointed to the Vivendi Management Board on November 10, 2015.
Positions currently held (in France)
Canal+ Group, Member of the Supervisory Board
Universal Music France (SAS), Member of the Supervisory Board
Gameloft SE, Director
Dailymotion, Director and member of the Audit Committee
L’Olympia (SAS), Director
SIG 116 SAS, Chairman
Positions currently held (outside France)
Vivendi Holding I LLC. (United States), Director
Vivendi Exchangeco Inc. (Canada), Vice Chairman
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