French federation names Lajoux president
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Christian Lajoux, president of the French pharmaceutical industry associationLeem, has been elected president of the French federation of healthcare industries Féfis. Mr Lajoux, who is chairman of Sanofi-Aventis France, succeeds Jean-Pierre Cassan. The federation's 10 members represent around 900 companies that design, manufacture or market medicines and medical devices for both humans and animals. On his election, Mr Lajoux said he would work to reinforce the attractiveness and competitiveness of France in the life sciences sector.