Paris EUROPLACE is the professional body which supports the France-based financial services industry and promotes Paris as an international financial center. Paris EUROPLACE gathers and expresses positions of market players as it seeks to strengthen the attractiveness of the Paris financial marketplace, establish constructive relations with European Institutions in a global financial context, stimulate research and financial innovation, and promote these objectives internationally.

Philippe PONTET

Chairman Investment Banking, HSBC France

Former Senior Auditor in the Cour des Comptes (government finance auditing service)

Former Chairman of the Supervisory Board of the AREVA Group (Nuclear Industry)

Former Chairman and CEO of Framatome (Nuclear and Conectors Industry)

Former Chairman of the Board and CEO of Compagnie Financière de

Crédit Industriel et Commercial et de l’Union Européenne (CIC banking group)

Former Chairman and CEO of ERAP Holding

Owning Elf Aquitaine (Petroleum industry)

Ministerial Cabinet Director to the Minister of Economy and Finances and to the Minister of Foreign Trade and Post and Telecommunication

Former Member of the French Parliament (MP for Eure, Normandy Region)


Commander of the Legion of Honor


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