Simon Joins Publicis Groupe as SVP

Isabelle Simon has joined Publicis Groupe as svp. She will oversee the mergers and acquisitions and legal departments at the Paris-based holding company. She will also monitor minority holdings and the group’s external development strategy. Said CEO Maurice Levy: “[She] brings our management team up to full strength and her double experience will be extremely valuable in these times of crisis and opportunities.” She has served as both an attorney with Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton and as executive director at Goldman Sachs in the firm’s investment banking division.