Gonzalve Bich is Chief Executive Officer for BIC, responsible for leading short- and long-term strategy, driving the organization’s mission and vision, and communicating with global stakeholders on behalf of the company. He is the third generation of the Bich family to serve as CEO and takes pride in continuing the family’s 75-year legacy of leadership.
After joining BIC in 2003 as a Business Project Manager, Gonzalve held senior, global roles in Human Resources, Shaver marketing, and business operations for Asia, Northern Europe, Latin America, Middle East, Africa, and Oceania. In 2016, Gonzalve assumed responsibility for BIC’s consumer business categories and Latin America operations and was promoted to Chief Operating Officer in 2017, before being appointed CEO on May 17, 2018.
A French American, Gonzalve earned his Bachelor of Arts in History from Harvard University in 2001 and began his career as a Management Consultant with Deloitte & Touche LLP in New York City.