Member of the Management Board and 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. From 1995 to 1998, he was an attorney at Siméon & Associés in Paris and then, from 1999 to 2000, he was an associate at Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP in New York.
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 and Company Secretary of the Vivendi group. In September 2015, he became General Counsel and Company Secretary of Canal+ Group.
He was appointed to the Vivendi Management Board on November 10, 2015.
Vivendi, Member of the Management Board and Group General Counsel
Canal+ Group, Member of the Supervisory Board
Société d’édition de Canal+, Permanent Canal+ Group Representative on the Management Board of Directors
Universal Music France (SAS), Member of the Supervisory Board
MyBestPro (ex Wengo), Director
L’Olympia (SAS), Director
Olympia Production, Chairman
SIG 116 SAS, Chairman
SIG 119 SAS, Chairman
SIG 120 SAS, Chairman
Vivendi Holding I LLC. (United States), Director
Other positions and offices
Telecom Italia, Director and Member of the Strategic Committee, Member of the Nomination and Remuneration Committee
Positions previously held that have expired during the last five years
Activision Blizzard, Inc. (United States), Director, Chairman of the Governance and Nominations Committee and Member of the Human Resources Committee
Studiocanal, Member of the Supervisory Board
Canal+ France, Member of the Supervisory Board
SFR, Permanent Vivendi Representative on the Management Board of Directors
SIG 50, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer and Director
CanalOlympia (ex SIG 73), Chairman and Chief Executive Officer and Director
SIG 108 SAS, Chairman
Group Vivendi Africa (ex SIG 114 SAS), Chairman
Vivendi Analytics (ex SIG 115 SAS), Chairman