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Vivendi SA (VIV.PA)

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Vivendi SA

42 avenue de Friedland
Cedex 08
Paris 75380
33 1 71 71 10 00

Sector(s)Communication Services
Full-time employees43,002

Key executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear born
Mr. Arnaud Roy de PuyfontaineChairman of Management Board & CEO2.69MN/A1964
Mr. Hervé PhilippeMember of Management Board & CFO1.81MN/A1958
Mr. Frédéric R. CrépinMember of the Management Board, Group Gen. Counsel, Group Chief Compliance Officer & Sec.1.6MN/A1969
Mr. Simon Gillham OBEMember of Management Board & Sr. EVP of Communications1.45MN/A1956
Mr. Stéphane RousselMember of Management Board & COO2.35MN/A1961
Mr. Gilles AlixMember of the Management Board & Sr. VP1.16MN/A1958
Mr. Cédric de BailliencourtMember of the Management Board & Sr. VP773.43kN/A1969
Xavier Le RoyExec. VP of Investor Relations & Corp. Devel.N/AN/AN/A
Mr. Mathieu PeyceréExec. VP of Group HRN/AN/A1967
Mr. Vincent VallejoSr. VP of Audit & Special ProjectsN/AN/A1961
Amounts are as of 31 December 2019, and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay includes salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in EUR.


Vivendi SA operates as a content media and communication company in France, rest of Europe, the Americas, Asia/Oceania, and Africa. It operates through Universal Music Group, Canal+ Group, Havas Group, Editis, Gameloft, Vivendi Village, and New Initiatives segments. The Universal Music Group segment engages in the sale of digital and physical recorded music; and exploitation of music publishing rights, as well as provision of artist and merchandising services. The Canal+ Group segment publishes and distributes premium and thematic pay-TV and free-to-air channels; and produces, sells, and distributes movies and TV series. The Havas Group segment includes communications disciplines, such as creativity, media expertise, and healthcare/wellness. The Editis segment engages in the publishing of literature, educational, and reference books, as well as selling and distribution of books. The Gameloft segment engages in the creation and publishing of downloadable video games for mobile phones, tablets, triple-play boxes, and smart TVs. The Vivendi Village segment provides ticketing services and live performances through Olympia production, festival production, and venues. The New Initiatives segment operates Dailymotion, a video content aggregation and distribution platform, as well as develops ultra-high-speed Internet service. The company was formerly known as Vivendi Universal S.A. and changed its name to Vivendi SA in April 2006. Vivendi SA was founded in 1853 and is headquartered in Paris, France.

Corporate governance

Vivendi SA’s ISS governance QualityScore as of 1 December 2020 is 7. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 9; Shareholder rights: 1; Compensation: 7.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while 10 indicates higher governance risk.