Chief Assurance Officer
Abdul Latif Jameel International
Olivier Lagrange is Chief Assurance Office for Abdul Latif Jameel International, part of Abdul Latif Jameel, a collective of independent international, family-owned and diversified businesses, founded in 1945 by the late Abdul Latif Jameel.
Mr. Lagrange overseas the assurance function across international markets and is responsible for the continual review and development of all control activities affecting governance, internal control and risk management, including the enhancement of necessary checks and balances and oversight to ensure appropriate corporate accountability.
Prior to taking up his current role, Oliver led the internal audit function for the Northern European operations at one of the world’s leading food & beverage multinationals. Prior to this he was the Head of Internal Audit for a multinational dermatology company and has more than fifteen years’ experience providing internal audit, risk management and internal control services and consultancy in FMCG and diversified industry sectors, with a global reach.
Mr. Lagrange holds a Masters Degree in Management from group EM Lyon Business School and is a Certified Internal Auditor & Certified Fraud Examiner. He speaks English, French and German.
Abdul Latif Jameel’s core business areas include transportation, engineering and manufacturing, financial services, land and real estate, energy and environmental services, consumer products, advertising and media, and health care. Based in the MENAT region, Abdul Latif Jameel has a presence in more than 30 countries over six continents, including Europe, Africa, Asia and the Pacific, North and South America. It employs approximately 11,000 people of over 40 nationalities.