Nicolas Dufourcq, born in 1963, has been the Chief Executive Officer of Bpifrance SA, the public investment bank, since February 2013.
He began his career at the Ministry of Economy and Finance and then joined the Ministry of Health and Social Affairs in 1992. In 1994, he joined France Télécom, where he created the Multimedia Division, before acting as Chairman of Wanadoo, a France Télécom subsidiary for the Internet and Pages Jaunes. In 2003, he joined Capgemini where he first headed the Central Europe & Southern Europe region, helping lead its recovery plan to success. In September 2004, he was appointed Chief Financial Officer of the Group and member of the Executive Committee. In 2005, he became Deputy Managing Director in charge of Finance, Risk Management, Information Systems, Delivery and Purchasing and, from 2007, the Monitoring of the Group’s Key Accounts. He is also non-executive Chairman of the Supervisory Board of STMicroelectronics.
Nicolas Dufourcq is a graduate of École des hautes études commerciales (HEC) and École nationale d’administration (ENA). He is a French national.