Augustin de ROMANET, born on 2 April 1961, is a graduate of the Institut d’Études Politiques in Paris and of the École Nationale de l’Administration.
Previously Chief Executive Officer of Caisse des dépôts et consignations between March 2007 and March 2012, Augustin de Romanet also chaired the Strategic Investment Fund between 2009 and 2012. Prior to that, he served as Deputy Finance Director of Crédit Agricole SA, and as a member of the Executive Committee. Before taking up this position, Mr de Romanet was Deputy Secretary General to the President of the Republic between June 2005 and October 2006, and held responsibilities in various ministerial offices. Between 2002 and 2005, he was chief of staff to Alain Lambert, Deputy Budget Minister, the Deputy Cabinet Director for Francis Mer, Minister for the Economy, Finance and Industry, Cabinet Director for Jean-Louis Borloo, Minister for Employment, Labour and Social Cohesion, and lastly, Deputy Cabinet Director for Jean-Pierre Raffarin, Prime Minister. Augustin de Romanet, appointed Chairman and CEO of Aéroports de Paris by Decree dated 29 November 2012, had his mandate renewed by Decree dated 24 July 2014.
He is also Chairman of the Groupe ADP Corporate Foundation. As regards his other mandates, Augustin de Romanet is a director of Régie Autonome des Transports Parisiens (RATP), a public industrial and commercial establishment and, since 11 February 2016, a member of the Supervisory Board of the Cercle des Économistes SAS and since 23 November 2017 has been Chairman of the Board of Directors of the public establishment of the national estate of Chambord (France).
Senior Independent Director of the European listed company, SCOR, he is a member of the Compensation Committee, the Strategic Committee, the Crisis Management Committee and the Corporate Social Responsibility committee. Augustin de Romanet is a Knight of the Legion of Honour, and has been awarded the French National Defence Medal. Since 14 July 2018 he has been the Chairman of Paris Europlace, the organization in charge of promoting and developing the Paris financial marketplace.