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Félicité HERZOG is appointed AREVA Senior Vice President of Development

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January 12, 2007

Félicité HERZOG is appointed AREVA Senior Vice President of Development.

Reporting to the Chief Operating Officer, the Development Department is in charge of organizational and managerial improvements within the group. It will advise the various units as required and shall assess the work carried out by external consultants.

When so requested by the Executive Committee, she may assist the Strategy Department during negotiations of mergers and acquisitions and when the group undertakes major deals.

Biographical Information

Félicité HERZOG, 38, is a graduate of the Institut d’Etudes Politiques in Paris and INSEAD, the French graduate business school. In 1992, she joined Lazard Frères in Paris where she was an advisor in the government consulting team for Gabon and Russia on debt rescheduling issues. She continued her career in the mergers and acquisitions department of Lazard Frères in New York between 1993 and 1996. In 1997, she moved to Apax Ventures & Co., a private equity fund in London, where she specialized in telecommunications investments in Europe. In 2000, she was hired by Madison Dearborn Partners, a US private equity fund in London, to supervise investments of the same type. In October 2002, she joined the Publicis group in Paris as Vice President, Mergers and Acquisitions.