Jean-Michel Besnier was bornon 1967 in Laval, France, France. Jean-Michel Besnier is #356 in List Billionaires People In The World. Jean-Michel Besnier, along with siblings Marie and Emmanuel, inherited French dairy giant Lactalis, based in his ancestral hometown of Laval in western France. His father founded the company, which sells over $18 billion of products including President brie, Milkmaid yogurts and Valbreso Feta. Brother Emmanuel runs the company. The biggest dairy producer in Europe, Lactalis continues to expand internationally in places like China and Southeast Asia. The family's holding companies also own stakes in Italy's publicly traded Parmalat and Frommageries Bel, the French maker of Baby Bel, La Vache Qui Rit and Boursin.
Jean-Michel Besnier was born circa 1968
Jean-Michel Besnier (born 1967/1968) is a French billionaire heir
His father, Michel Besnier, served as the CEO of Lactalis from 1955 to 2000
His paternal grandfather, André Besnier, founded the Besnier Group (later known as Lactalis) in 1933