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Published in SportsBusiness Daily Global on 01 / 16 / 17

Lagardère Sports announced the appointment of LAURENT PLATINI  and THOMAS LAVENANT  for the positions of business development director and events division director of Lagardère Sports in France, respectively. Both report to Lagardère Sports France Managing Dir ...

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