Francois will take over from Lionel as Industrial Purchase Director

For several years, Decathlon has engaged a partnership strategy for its industrial purchases. This strategy is a must to enable more valueS creations for our customers such as long lasting competitiveness of course but much more then this : Optimization of the leadtime, agility of our manufacturing, co-development, access to technological and industrial innovations, protection of those who manufacture our products, as well as our environment preservation ...

I am pleased to announce you that François Pierlot will take over from Lionel Dias as Industrial purchase director.

Integrated into the Industrial performance hub project, François will lead the necessary evolutions of the purchase module (on processes, roles & job, skills and tools). At the service of the 'united industry' project, he will also lead our “