Annual Report 2020

Stephan Borchert, CEO

Stephan Borchert, a German national, joined GrandVision as a Management Board member on 15 January, 2018. He was later appointed GrandVision CEO on 28 February, 2018. Borchert has indepth retail experience with a variety of service-oriented retailers. Prior to joining GrandVision, he was President of Sephora EMEA. Borchert began his professional career at Peek & Cloppenburg, a fashion retailer, and then as a partner of Roland Berger Strategy Consultants. He later became president of Red Earth in Hong Kong, and Managing Director of Douglas, a multinational cosmetics company. Subsequently, Borchert became a member of the Executive Board at Celesio, a German healthcare and pharmaceutical company that owns pharmacies in several countries.

Stephan Borchert holds a degree in Business Administration from the University of Dortmund.

  • Current term of office: until the 2022 Annual General Meeting
  • Year of birth: 1969