Alexandre Bompard, aged 44, is a graduate of the Institut d’études politiques de Paris (Sciences Po) with a master’s degree in public law and a post-graduate diploma in economics. Mr. Bompard is also an alumnus of the École nationale d’administration (ENA, Cyrano de Bergerac class).
He was assigned to the Inspection générale des finances (Inspectorate General of Finance) from 1999 to 2002, subsequently becoming technical advisor to then-Minister of Social Affairs, Labour and Solidarity François Fillon from April to December 2003. From 2004 to 2008, Alexandre Bompard had several responsibilities with the Canal+ group: he was Chief of staff of Chairman Bertrand Méheut from 2004 to 2005, then Director of Sports and Public Affairs for the group from June 2005 to June 2008.
In June 2008, he was appointed Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Europe 1 and Europe 1 Sport. In 2011, he joined Fnac as Chairman and became member of the Executive Committee of Kering (formerly Pinault-Printemps-Redoute, PPR).
In 2016, he became CEO of the Fnac Darty group.