Michelin Mourns the Loss of CEO Edouard Michelin

May 26, 2006 3:55pm

Michelin has just learned the tragic news of the accidental death of Mr. Edouard Michelin, the company's co-Managing Partner. It is an immense sadness for his family, as well as for all of our 130,000 Michelin employees throughout the world.

In accordance with Michelin's established governance policies, Michel Rollier, our current co-Managing Partner will ensure the continuity of the Group's management.