Press release

Changes within the Group Executive Committee

21 September 2022

Castres, 21 September, 2022 - On October 1, Mr. Frédéric Ennabli will be appointed President of the Dermo-Cosmetics & Personal Care Business Unit. As such, Frédéric Ennabli will join the Group’s Executive Committee and will report Mr. Éric Ducournau, Pierre Fabre Group CEO and Pierre Fabre Dermo-Cosmetics CEO.

On the same day, Dr. Núria Perez-Cullell will be appointed Vice President of the Medical Affairs and Patient & Consumer Relations department, reporting to Mr. Éric Ducournau, Group CEO. 

The Pierre Fabre Group thanks Dr. Deborah Szafir, who had been heading the Medical Affairs and Patient & Consumer Relations department since its creation in 2020 and is leaving the Group to pursue a personal project. Over the last three years, Dr. Szafir was instrumental in adding new drugs to the Pierre Fabre portfolio in oncology and rare diseases and contributed to developing the life cycle management for melanoma and colorectal cancer treatments launched by Pierre Fabre since 2018. 

About Frédéric Ennabli

Frédéric Ennabli was formerly the CEO of YellowKorner, a French publisher of art photography with a franchise network of 130 art galleries worldwide. He began his career in the Consumer Products division at L’Oréal Group in marketing positions with increasing responsibilities, up to becoming General Manager of the division subsidiary in Switzerland. He then pursued a leader and entrepreneur career as CEO of Le Club des Créateurs de Beauté from 2007 to 2010, CEO of The Body Shop from 2010 to 2013, and then CEO of YellowKorner from 2014 until 2021.

About Dr. Núria Perez-Cullell

Dr. Núria Perez-Cullell holds a PhD in Pharmacy from the University of Barcelona and joined the Pierre Fabre Group in 1998. She has held a variety of positions within the Group, from Chairman Assistant to Mr. Pierre Fabre to General Manager of the Eau Thermale Avène brand from 2013 to 2018, for which she had formerly been its Global Marketing Director. Núria Perez-Cullell had been the President of the Dermo-Cosmetics & Personal Care Business Unit since 2018.

About Pierre Fabre

Pierre Fabre is the 2nd largest dermo-cosmetics laboratory in the world and the 2nd largest private pharmaceutical group in France.  Its portfolio includes several medical franchises and international brands, including Pierre Fabre Oncology, Pierre Fabre Dermatology, Eau Thermale AvèneKloraneDucrayRené FurtererA-DermaDarrowGlytoneNaturactive and Pierre Fabre Oral Care. In 2021, Pierre Fabre posted 2.5 billion euros in revenues, 66% of which came from international sales in over 100 countries. Established in the South-West of France since its creation, and manufacturing over 95% of its products in France, the Group employs some 9,500 people worldwide.  86% of the Pierre Fabre Group is held by the Pierre Fabre Foundation, a government-recognized public-interest foundation since 1999, and secondarily by its employees via an employee stock ownership plan., @PierreFabre


Dorothée Kohler, responsable des relations presse Groupe

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