Lazard elects Iris Knobloch to board
Ms. Knobloch has served as President of Warner Bros Entertainment in France since 2006, where she oversees all of its French businesses.
She also supervises the company’s Home Entertainment business in the Benelux region and Warner Bros’ strategic development in Africa.
Previously, Ms. Knobloch was in charge of Time Warner’s International Relations and Strategic Policy for Europe, and also worked in Los Angeles and London.
Prior to Warner Bros, Ms. Knobloch was an attorney with Norr, Stiefenhofer & Lutz and with O’Melveny & Myers in Munich, New York and Los Angeles.
Ms. Knobloch is the Vice Chairman and Lead Independent Director of the Board of Directors of AccorHotels, a Member of the Board of Directors of Central European Media Enterprises, and a Governor of the American Hospital in Paris.
She received a J.D. degree from Ludwig-Maximilians-Universitaet and an L.L.M. degree from New York University.