The organisation

The governance of the L'OCCITANE Foundation is organized on 3 levels: the Board of Trustees, the selection committees and the operational team.

The Board of Trustees

It is composed for the two-thirds by representatives of the founding companies and their personnel and for one-third by qualified personalities in the fields of intervention of the Foundation. The members of this board perform their function on a free basis and meet twice a year.


Mr. Reinold Geiger, President 
Mr. Olivier Baussan, Founder
Ms. Patricia Stocky, Management Control Director
Mr. Jean-François Gonidec, Executive Director
Mr. Adrien Geiger , International Growth Director
Ms. Hélène Goetzelmann, Spa Director
Mr. Jean-Charles Lhommet, Sustainable Sourcing Manager
Ms. Carine Ngomo, Communication & Partnerships Manager

Qualified personalities:

Mr. Jacques Bedhet, Trustee at the GIAA
Dr Patrice Delaage, ophthalmologist
Ms. Isabelle Hoyaux, Director of the International Center for Development and Research

The Selection Committees
The Foundation has set up selection committees to analyze and select the projects. Each field of action of the Foundation disposes of its own selection committee, composed by members of the Foundation, members of the Board of Trustees, involved employees of L'OCCITANE and experts of the related fields. Each committee meets once a year.

The Foundation team

Charlotte Bonnet, General Delegate                      Sophie Genin, Philanthropy Projects Manager                      Kady Traoré, Africa Projects Manager                      Marjorie Beltranda, Provençal Heritage Projects Manager

Charlotte Jonchère

  Sophie Génin
Projects Manager
Kady Traoré
Projects Manager

Marjorie Beltranda
Projects Manager

Mathilde, projects leader 
  Mégane Cebarec, projects assitant

   Mathilde Guyon
Projects Leader
   Leïla Debaghi
Projects Assistant 
   Mégane Cebarec
Projects Assistant