Margarita Louis-Dreyfus


Chairperson of the Supervisory Board
Louis Dreyfus Holding B.V


Margarita Louis-Dreyfus has been Chairperson of the Supervisory Board of Louis Dreyfus Holding B.V. since March 2011 and has served on this Board since September 2007. She has also been a Member of the Supervisory Board of Louis Dreyfus Commodities Holdings B.V. since April 2011 and was appointed Deputy Chairperson of this company in 2013. Furthermore, she is founder and President of the Paris-based Louis Dreyfus Foundation, founder of the MOVEO Foundation and a member of the Weidenfeld Scholarships Advisory Board at Oxford University.

Margarita Louis-Dreyfus was married to Robert Louis-Dreyfus from 1992 to 2009, when he passed away. She is the mother of three children. She has held a number of positions in accountancy, sales and marketing and graduated with a Diploma in Accounting from St Petersburg School of Commerce in 1981.

Margarita Louis-Dreyfus comes from St. Petersburg, Russia, where she spent her childhood and went to school. She currently lives in Switzerland.