Mr. Jean-Pierre JOUYET

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Jean-Pierre Jouyet, born on 13 February 1954

- Advanced diploma in public law
- Diploma from the Institut d’études politiques in Paris
- Graduate of the Ecole nationale d’administration (ENA)
(“Voltaire” Year)

Positions held
- Ambassador of France to the United Kingdom, 2017-2019;
- Secretary-General of the Presidency of the Republic, 2014-2017;
- Director-General of the Caisse des Dépôts et Consignations [savings and banking
institution], Chairman of the Public Investment Bank, 2012-2014;
- Chairman of the Autorité des Marchés Financiers (AMF) [Financial Markets
Regulator], 2008-2012;
- Minister of State responsible for European Affairs, 2007-2008;
- Head of the Service de l’Inspection générale des finances [audit department of French
public services] at the Ministry of the Economy, Finance and Industry, 2005-2007;
- Chairman of Barclays Bank France, 2004-2005;
- Head of the Trésor and Ambassador for International Economic Affairs at the Ministry
of Foreign Affairs, 2000-2004;
- Deputy Principal Private Secretary to M. Lionel Jospin, Prime Minister, 1997-2000;
- Partner in the law firm Jeantet Associés, 1995-1997;
- Principal Private Secretary to the President of the European Commission, 1994-1995;
- Deputy Principal Private Secretary to M. Jacques Delors, President of the European
Commission, 1991-1994;
- Principal Private Secretary to M. Roger Fauroux, Minister of Industry, Foreign Trade
and Town and Country Planning (Regional Development), then Minister of Industry
and Town and Country Planning (Regional Development), 1988-1991;
- Director of Studies, Paris Institut d’études politiques, 1981-1988;
- Bureau chief, then principal, at the Service de la législation fiscale [tax legislation
department] at the Ministry for the Economy and Finance, 1981-1988;
- Inspecteur des finances [auditor at the French Ministry for the Economy and Finance,
with special responsibility for the inspection of public finances], 1980.

Decorations and Orders :
- Officier de la Légion d’Honneur
- Officier de l’Ordre National du Mérite

Miscellaneous
- Honorary chairman of the Aspen Institute and former chair of the Board of Directors of the Institut Pasteur ;
- Co-author of “N’enterrez pas la France”, with Ph. Mabille (Robert Laffont, 2007) and “Une Présidence de crises” (with S. Coignard, Albin Michel, 2009)
- Author of "Nous les avons tant aimés" (Robert Laffont, 2010) and « Ils ont fait la révolution sans le savoir (Albin Michel, 2016).

Dernière modification : 03/09/2019

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