Jérémie Pellet

Deputy CEO, French Development Agency

Prior to stepping into the role of deputy CEO at the French Development Agency (AFD), Jérémie Pellet worked as an advisor for financing the economy at the Office of the Prime Minister. Mr Pellet graduated from the Strasbourg Institute of Political Studies and began his career at the ministry of foreign affairs, prior to joining the National School of Administration (ENA – the Léopold Sédar Senghor class). He also worked at the Ministry of the Economy and Finance, Office of the Control of Concentrations and Aid of the Directorate-General for Competition Policy, Consumer Affairs and Fraud Control and in the CDC Enterprises, a venture capital subsidiary of Caisse des Dépôts Group, or BNP Paribas. He joined former French Prime Minister Manuel Valls when he was appointed in 2014 to follow economic and financial issues, including the Macron Law, the creation of Business France and, more recently, plans to establish closer ties between AFD and CDC.