An Interview with LafargeHolcim’s Head of Affordable Housing
Bee Breeders architecture competition organisers, in partnership with ARCHHIVE Books, would like to present a preview article from an upcoming print publication “What is Affordable Housing”? This time we would like to introduce you to LafargeHolcim’s products and research.
LafargeHolcim is the world’s largest manufacturer of cement. The company’s Affordable Housing division offers profitable solutions in 25 countries for the construction, renovation and extension of affordable houses wherever they may be located, from slums to new cities. LafargeHolcim estimates to have impacted 440,000 people in 2015 and aims to increase that number to 25 million by 2030.
We connected with François Perrot, Head of Affordable Housing, Growth & Innovation for LafargeHolcim. Perrot develops the affordable housing business, implements new business models, and targets low-income customers’ needs.