Jacques Attali

First President of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development

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    Jacques Attali

    First President of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development

    Speaker Fee Range: Please inquire for fees

    Travels From: France

    Jacques Attali is available for virtual keynotes and webinars. Please complete the form or contact one of our agents to inquire about the fees for virtual engagements. Please note: the fee range listed above is for in-person engagements.

    Jacques Attali Speaker Biography

    Jacques Attali is a sought-after keynote speaker. He is a professor and a bestselling author. His honors include: Honorary Member of the Council of State, Special Adviser to the President of the Republic from 1981 to 1991, founder and first President of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development in London from 1991 to 1993, among others.

    Speaker Jacques Attali is currently CEO of A&A, an international consulting firm in strategy, based in Paris. Additionally, he is President of Positive Planet, an international non-profit organisation assisting microfinance institutions all over the world. PlaNet Finance is the most important world institution of support to the microfinance. The firm advises and finances the development of the microfinance in 80 countries, and launched the LH Forum, movement for positive economy.

    Previously, Jacques founded Action Contre la Faim in 1980 and the European programme Eurêka (a major European programme on new technologies that invented, among other things, the MP3). In, 1989, he also launched an international programme of action against the disastrous floods in Bangladesh. Afterwards, he advised the Secretary General of the United Nations on the risks of nuclear proliferation. He is at the origin of the higher education reform, known as LMD, to bring all European degrees into line.

    Jacques Attali has a doctorate in Economics and is a graduate of the Ecole Polytechnique (first in the class of 1963), the Ecole des Mines, the Institut d’Etudes Politiques and the Ecole Nationale de l’Administration. He taught Economic Theory at the Ecole Polytechnique, the Ecole des Ponts et Chaussées and the University of Paris-Dauphine.

    Furthermore, Attali is an editorialist for the magazine L’Express. He has written fifty books, translated into more than twenty languages, with over six million copies sold all over the world.

    Lastly, Attali was nominated President of the Commission for the liberation for French economic growth by the President of the French Republic in August 2007. He belongs to the top 100 public intellectuals in the world, according to the Foreign Policy Magazine (May/June 2008 and 2010).

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    Jacques Attali Keynote Topics

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