Jean-Claude Trichet

Former President of the European Central Bank

Jean-Claude Trichet is an economist of renowned prestige and former President of the European Central Bank (2003-2011). He is currently Chairman of the SOGEPA (Société de gestion de participations aéronautiques), as well as a member of the prestigious "Institut de France" (Académie des Sciences Morales et Politiques).

"A leading authority on global economics"

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  • World Economy - Stability and Growth
  • Globalisation
  • International Monetary and Trade Policies


He presents in English.

How he presents

Jean-Claude's speaking style coupled with an incisive understanding and enlightened capacity to explain and discuss global issues has contributed to his high popularity and reputation.

In Detail

Jean-Claude Trichet was Governor of the European Systemic Risk Board (2010-2011). In addition, he has been Chair of the Group of Thirty, and Chairman of the European Group of the Trilateral Commission. Moreover, he is part of the executive board of Airbus, since 2012, as well as being a board member of Bruegel. Before holding his position in the ECB, he was Governor of the Bank of France from 1993-2003, now holding the position as its Honorary Governor. During his tenure in the aforementioned positions, he played an instrumental role in the competitive disinflation in France and Europe.


Jean-Claude Trichet tackles topics such as banking and finance. He shares his educated stand of global economic trends, as well as effective debt management. His crucial role in the European Central Bank and the G30 make him an expert in the evolution of the euro and globalization from an economic standpoint respectively.


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