Luc Volatier

Luc Volatier
Luc Volatier
Luc Volatier
Chief Global Supply Officer
Luc Volatier is Coty’s Chief Global Supply Officer and a member of the Executive Committee. He oversees the company’s end-to-end supply chain including procurement, manufacturing, distribution and initiative management.

Luc has nearly 30 years of experience in procurement, R&D and supply chain optimization. He joined Coty from Jacobs Douwe Egberts (JDE) where he served since 2012 as EVP Operations. In 2018, his remit was expanded to also include R&D.

Luc successfully led the transformation of the JDE supply network following the spin-off from Sara Lee and the subsequent merger with the coffee division of Mondelez. He was in charge of the cost and cash program, generating important free cash flow to fuel JDE growth ambitions, backed by a network of top-tier supply partners.

Prior to JDE, Luc led the integrated Global Supply Chain of GrandVision from 2009-2012.  He spent a large part of his early career in Operations and R&D leadership positions at Danone (1991-1998) and Numico (2003-2006).

His career has included posting in Belgium, the UK, Singapore, Switzerland, France and the Netherlands.
 
Luc holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Agriculture and Food Science.