<P align=justify>&nbsp;</P> <P align=justify>Work started on a group of office buildings in the heart of the Gerland business district this spring, for delivery in 2015. Symbolically, the first stone of the future complex was laid at the end of September. </P> <P align=justify><BR>Owned by the Plastic Omnium group, about half of the 35,000 sq. metre plot will be rented to the Sanofi pharmaceuticals group in order to house its support services. The Sanofi group, the number one private employer in the Lyon region, is aiming to combine its resources by bringing its purchasing teams, human resources, I.T services, and the finance and communications departments together on one site in Lyon.</P> <P align=justify><BR>Sanofi also has another construction project in Gerland: a new building complex that will house the world headquarters of Sanofi Pasteur and M&#233;rial in 20xx.&nbsp; The complex will include five buildings, 551 parking spaces, three restaurants, a cr&#232;che, a business concierge service and a hectare of green space. 2000 people, half of whom will be Sanofi employees, will be working on the site. <BR></P>