Paul Perreault

Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director
BA Psychology – (Age 62)
Independent: No

Photo of Paul Perreault, CEO and MD of CSL Limited

Non-independent Executive Director

Director of CSL Limited since February 2013, and appointed Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director in July 2013.

Skills and experience

Mr Perreault has more than 35 years of experience across both the global biotech and pharmaceutical industries.

He was appointed Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director of CSL Limited in July 2013, and was appointed to the CSL Board of Directors the same year.  Since then, CSL has grown to become the fifth largest biotech company in the world with more than 25,000 employees bringing lifesaving medicines to people in more than 70 countries.

Mr Perreault, who previously served as CSL Behring’s President, joined CSL in 2004 with the acquisition of Aventis Behring. Prior to CSL, he spent more than 15 years in key senior roles at Wyeth-Ayerst Laboratories, now part of Pfizer. Mr Perreault holds a bachelor degree in psychology from the University of Central Florida and completed advanced business management training at the Kellogg and Wharton schools of business.