57 Notable alumni of
ESSEC Business School Paris

ESSEC Business School Paris is 548th in the world, 195th in Europe, and 15th in France by aggregated alumni prominence. Below is the list of 57 notable alumni from ESSEC Business School Paris sorted by their wiki pages popularity. The directory includes famous graduates and former students along with research and academic staff.

  1. Cécile Duflot

    Cécile Duflot
    Born in
    France Flag France
    Years
    1975-.. (age 47)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Cécile Duflot is a French former politician. She has been a government minister and political party leader.

  2. Marie-José Pérec

    Marie-José Pérec
    Born in
    France Flag France
    Years
    1968-.. (age 54)
    Occupations
    sprinterathletics competitor
    Biography

    Marie-José Pérec is a retired French track and field sprinter who specialised in the 200 and 400 metres and is a three-time Olympic gold medalist.

  3. Fleur Pellerin

    Fleur Pellerin
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1973-.. (age 49)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Fleur Pellerin is a French businesswoman, former civil servant and Socialist Party politician who served as a French government minister from 2012 to 2016.

  4. Franck Riester

    Franck Riester
    Born in
    France Flag France
    Years
    1974-.. (age 48)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Franck Riester is a French politician who has been serving as Minister Delegate for Foreign Trade and Economic Attractiveness in the government of Prime Minister Jean Castex since 2020. A former member of The Republicans, he founded and currently leads the centre-right Agir party.

  5. Philippe Sollers

    Philippe Sollers
    Born in
    France Flag France
    Years
    1936-.. (age 86)
    Occupations
    publisheressayistnovelistwriterphilosopher
    Biography

    Philippe Sollers is a French writer and critic. In 1960 he founded the avant garde literary journal Tel Quel (along with writer and art critic Marcelin Pleynet), which was published by Le Seuil and ran until 1982. Sollers then created the journal L'Infini, published first by Denoel, then by Gallimard with Sollers remaining as sole editor.

  6. Alain Damasio

    Alain Damasio
    Born in
    France Flag France
    Years
    1969-.. (age 53)
    Occupations
    science fiction writer
    Biography

    Alain Damasio is a French writer of sci-fi and fantasy. He also works as a scriptwriter for comics, radio fictions, movie and TV series. He is also notable as an audio and spoken word artist.

  7. Alexis Kohler

    Alexis Kohler
    Born in
    France Flag France
    Years
    1972-.. (age 50)
    Enrolled in ESSEC Business School Paris
    Studied in 1993
    Occupations
    official
    Biography

    Alexis Kohler, full name Arnaud Alexis Michel Kohler, is a French special adviser, senior official, and politician. Énarque, former director of cabinet of Pierre Moscovici then of Emmanuel Macron at the Ministry of Finance, he was appointed general secretary of the Élysée Palace on 14 May 2017.

  8. Olivia Grégoire

    Olivia Grégoire
    Born in
    France Flag France
    Years
    1978-.. (age 44)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Olivia Grégoire is a French politician of La République En Marche! (LREM) who has been serving as Secretary of State for Social Economy in the government of Prime Minister Jean Castex since 2020. She previously served as the member of the National Assembly for the twelfth constituency of Paris since 2017.

  9. Pierre Nanterme

    Pierre Nanterme
    Born in
    France Flag France
    Years
    1959-2019 (aged 60)
    Occupations
    entrepreneurbusinesspersonbusiness executive
    Biography

    Pierre Nanterme was a French business executive. He was the chairman and chief executive officer (CEO) of Accenture, a global management consulting and professional services firm.

  10. Elisabeth Moreno

    Elisabeth Moreno
    Born in
    Cape Verde Flag Cape Verde
    Years
    1970-.. (age 52)
    Enrolled in ESSEC Business School Paris
    Studied in 2005-2007
    Occupations
    business executivepolitician
    Biography

    Élisabeth Moreno is a French-Cape Verdean businesswoman and politician who has been serving as Minister Delegate for Gender Equality, Diversity and Equal Opportunities at the Prime Minister’s Office in the government of Prime Minister Jean Castex since 2020.

  11. François Rollin

    François Rollin
    Born in
    France Flag France
    Years
    1953-.. (age 69)
    Occupations
    journalisttheatrical directorscreenwritertelevision actorcomedian
    Biography

    François Rollin is a French actor, comedian, author and screenwriter.

  12. Tony Estanguet

    Tony Estanguet
    Born in
    France Flag France
    Years
    1978-.. (age 44)
    Occupations
    canoeistkayaker
    Biography

    Tony Estanguet is a French slalom canoeist and a three-time Olympic champion in C1. He competed at the international level from 1994 to 2012.

  13. Geoffroy Didier

    Geoffroy Didier
    Born in
    France Flag France
    Years
    1976-.. (age 46)
    Occupations
    politicianlawyer
    Biography

    Geoffroy Didier is a French lawyer and politician of the Republicans who has been serving as a Member of the European Parliament since 2017.

  14. Jérôme Chartier

    Jérôme Chartier
    Born in
    France Flag France
    Years
    1966-.. (age 56)
    Occupations
    business executivepolitician
    Biography

    Jérôme Chartier was a member of the National Assembly of France from 2002 to 2017. He represented the Val-d'Oise department, and was a member of The Republicans.

  15. Constance Debré

    Constance Debré
    Born in
    France Flag France
    Years
    1972-.. (age 50)
    Occupations
    writerlawyer
    Biography

    Constance Debré, born in 1972, is a French lawyer and novelist.

  16. Gilles Pélisson

    Gilles Pélisson
    Born in
    France Flag France
    Years
    1957-.. (age 65)
    Enrolled in ESSEC Business School Paris
    Studied in 1976-1979
    Occupations
    business executivebusinessperson
    Biography

    Gilles Pélisson is a French business executive.

  17. Jean-Baptiste Lemoyne

    Jean-Baptiste Lemoyne
    Born in
    France Flag France
    Years
    1977-.. (age 45)
    Occupations
    top officialpolitician
    Biography

    Jean-Baptiste Lemoyne is a French politician of La République En Marche! (LREM) who has been serving as Secretary of State at the Minister for Europe and Foreign Affairs in the governments of successive Prime Ministers Édouard Philippe and Jean Castex since 2019.

  18. Éva Sas

    Éva Sas
    Born in
    France Flag France
    Years
    1970-.. (age 52)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Éva Sas is a French politician from Europe Ecology – The Greens. She was a Member of Parliament from 2012 to 2017.

  19. Abdelatif Benazzi

    Abdelatif Benazzi
    Born in
    Morocco Flag Morocco
    Years
    1968-.. (age 54)
    Occupations
    rugby union player
    Biography

    Abdelatif Benazzi is a French-Moroccan rugby union player who represented both Morocco and France. He played as a lock or back row forward.

  20. Charles de Courson

    Charles de Courson
    Born in
    France Flag France
    Years
    1952-.. (age 70)
    Occupations
    pensionerpolitician
    Biography

    Charles- Amédée de Courson is a member of the National Assembly of France and a former 'rapporteur', and current secretary of its Finance Commission. He represents the Marne department, and is a member of the Union of Democrats and Independents as part of the Centrists. Amongst his many interventions, he has opposed same sex marriage, and has denounced the "illusion of security at airports".

  21. Ricardo Amorim

    Ricardo Amorim
    Years
    1971-.. (age 51)
    Occupations
    economistjournalist
    Biography

    Ricardo Amorim is a Brazilian economist. He was described as "Brazil's most influential economist" by Forbes magazine.

  22. Richard Dacoury

    Richard Dacoury
    Born in
    Ivory Coast Flag Ivory Coast
    Years
    1959-.. (age 63)
    Occupations
    basketball player
    Biography

    Richard Dacoury is a former French professional basketball player. He retired in 1998, as the basketball player who won the most French League titles during his career, with 9. Dacoury is considered to be one the greatest players in French basketball history. He had his jersey number 7 retired by Limoges, in October 2010.

  23. Pierre-André de Chalendar

    Pierre-André de Chalendar
    Born in
    France Flag France
    Years
    1958-.. (age 64)
    Occupations
    business executivebusinessperson
    Biography

    Pierre-André de Chalendar is a French businessman. He is Chairman and CEO of Saint-Gobain Group since 3 June 2010 and CEO since June 2007.

  24. Patrick Weil

    Patrick Weil
    Born in
    France Flag France
    Years
    1956-.. (age 66)
    Occupations
    political scientist
    Biography

    Patrick Weil is a political scientist. He is a senior research fellow at CNRS, at the Centre for the social history of the 20th century at the University of Paris 1. His research focuses on comparative citizenship, immigration law and constitutional law.

  25. Pascal Gentil

    Pascal Gentil
    Born in
    France Flag France
    Years
    1973-.. (age 49)
    Occupations
    taekwondo athleteactor
    Biography

    Pascal Gentil is a French taekwondo practitioner. A three-time winner of the European Championships, four-time World Cup Champion and Olympic bronze medallist at the 2000 Summer Olympics in Sydney and at the 2004 Summer Olympics in Athens, Pascal Gentil is the most decorated taekwondo practitioner in French taekwondo history. The S Class International Olympic Referee Dr. Mohamed Riad Ibrahim was the Referee in the Final Match of Pascal Gentil in the 2004 Summer Olympic in Athens, and in this Match Pascal Gentil Won the bronze medal.

  26. Pierre Bédier

    Pierre Bédier
    Born in
    France Flag France
    Years
    1957-.. (age 65)
    Occupations
    business executivepolitician
    Biography

    Pierre Bédier is a member of the National Assembly of France. He represents the Yvelines department, and is a member of the Union for a Popular Movement.

  27. Laetitia Garriott de Cayeux

    Laetitia Garriott de Cayeux
    Born in
    France Flag France
    Years
    1978-.. (age 44)
    Occupations
    businessperson
    Biography

    Laetitia Garriott de Cayeux is an American entrepreneur and executive who serves as CEO of Global Space Ventures and was the president and COO of Escape Dynamics.

  28. Antoine Dénériaz

    Antoine Dénériaz
    Born in
    France Flag France
    Years
    1976-.. (age 46)
    Occupations
    cross-country skieralpine skier
    Biography

    Antoine Dénériaz is a retired French World Cup alpine ski racer. He specialized in the speed events of downhill and super-G and is an Olympic gold medalist.

  29. Pacôme Rupin

    Pacôme Rupin
    Born in
    France Flag France
    Years
    1985-.. (age 37)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Pacôme Rupin is a French politician serving as the member of the National Assembly for the 7th constituency of Paris since 2017. A member of La République En Marche! (LREM), his constituency covers the 4th arrondissement, as well as parts of the 11th and 12th arrondissements.

  30. Laurent Jacobelli

    Laurent Jacobelli
    Born in
    France Flag France
    Years
    1969-.. (age 53)
    Enrolled in ESSEC Business School Paris
    Studied in 1989-1992
    Occupations
    spokespersonaudiovisual directorpolitician
    Biography

    Laurent Jacobelli is a French politician of Italian origin.

  31. Camille Pin

    Camille Pin
    Born in
    France Flag France
    Years
    1981-.. (age 41)
    Occupations
    tennis player
    Biography

    Camille Pin is a former professional French tennis player.

  32. Enrique Barón Crespo

    Enrique Barón Crespo
    Born in
    Spain Flag Spain
    Years
    1944-.. (age 78)
    Occupations
    lawyereconomistpolitician
    Biography

    Enrique Barόn Crespo is a Spanish politician, economist, and lawyer. He is a member of the Spanish Socialist Workers' Party and was a member of the European Parliament for the Party of European Socialists group until 2009.

  33. Thierry Peugeot

    Thierry Peugeot
    Born in
    France Flag France
    Years
    1956-.. (age 66)
    Occupations
    entrepreneur
    Biography

    Thierry Peugeot is a French heir and business executive.

  34. Édouard Courtial

    Édouard Courtial
    Born in
    France Flag France
    Years
    1973-.. (age 49)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Édouard Courtial is a French politician of The Republicans who currently serves as a member of the French Senate, representing the Oise department.

  35. Julien Bargeton

    Julien Bargeton
    Born in
    France Flag France
    Years
    1973-.. (age 49)
    Occupations
    officialpolitician
    Biography

    Julien Bargeton is a French politician who is a member of the French Senate representing Paris.

  36. Fiona Lazaar

    Fiona Lazaar
    Born in
    France Flag France
    Years
    1985-.. (age 37)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Fiona Lazaar is a French politician of The New Democrats who was elected to the French National Assembly on 18 June 2017 as a member of La République En Marche! (LREM), representing Val-d'Oise's 5th constituency.

  37. Frédérique Jossinet

    Frédérique Jossinet
    Born in
    France Flag France
    Years
    1975-.. (age 47)
    Occupations
    sports commentatorjudoka
    Biography

    Frédérique Jossinet is a French Olympic judoka in the lightest (less than 48 kg) class.

  38. Nicolas Hieronimus

    Nicolas Hieronimus
    Born in
    France Flag France
    Years
    1964-.. (age 58)
    Occupations
    business executive
    Biography

    Nicolas Hieronimus, is a French businessman, and the CEO of the L’Oréal Group since May 1, 2021, the sixth CEO in the history of the group, taking the place of Jean-Paul Agon, who remains the chairman of the group.

  39. Corinne Vigreux

    Corinne Vigreux
    Born in
    France Flag France
    Years
    1964-.. (age 58)
    Occupations
    managerentrepreneur
    Biography

    Corinne Danièle Goddijn-Vigreux, commonly known as Corinne Vigreux, is a French business executive and entrepreneur. She is a co-founder of the Dutch consumer electronics company TomTom where she has been Managing Director of the Consumer Business Unit since 2008.

  40. Édouard Brasey

    Édouard Brasey
    Born in
    France Flag France
    Years
    1954-.. (age 68)
    Occupations
    writerjournalist
    Biography

    Édouard Brasey is a French novelist, essayist, scriptwriter and story-teller born on 25 March 1954. Author of more than seventy works, many of which have been translated into English, Russian, Japanese, Spanish, Portuguese and Italian. He specialises in the themes of the esoteric, fables, legends and fantasy. He won a prize of Imaginales in 2006 for La Petite Encyclopédie du Merveilleux, and a prize Merlin in 2009 for his novel La Malédiction de l'Anneau. Subsequently, he has become essentially a novelist, notably published by Calmann-Lévy. His historical-esoteric thriller that was published in 2013, Le Dernier Pape, anticipated the abdication of Benoît XVI.

  41. François de Nicolay

    François de Nicolay
    Born in
    France Flag France
    Years
    1919-1963 (aged 44)
    Occupations
    politicianfarmer
    Biography

    Count François de Nicolay was a member of the House of Nicolay in France who was a farm manager, arboriculturist, and a politician who was elected to the Senate of France.

  42. Jean-Pierre Lacroix

    Jean-Pierre Lacroix
    Born in
    France Flag France
    Years
    1960-.. (age 62)
    Occupations
    diplomat
    Biography

    Jean-Pierre Lacroix is a French diplomat who currently serves as the United Nations Under-Secretary-General for Peace Operations.

  43. Clémence Boulouque

    Clémence Boulouque
    Born in
    France Flag France
    Years
    1977-.. (age 45)
    Occupations
    writerliterary criticjournalist
    Biography

    Clémence Boulouque is a French writer, journalist, and literary critic.

  44. Guillaume Kasbarian

    Guillaume Kasbarian
    Born in
    France Flag France
    Years
    1987-.. (age 35)
    Occupations
    politicianconsultant
    Biography

    Guillaume Kasbarian is a French business consultant and politician of La République En Marche (LREM) who has been serving as a member of the French National Assembly since the 2017 elections, representing the department of Eure-et-Loir.

  45. Yves Perrier

    Yves Perrier
    Born in
    France Flag France
    Years
    1954-.. (age 68)
    Occupations
    business executive
    Biography

    Yves Perrier is a French financial manager. He served as chief executive officer (CEO) of Amundi from the creation of the company in 2010 to 2021.

  46. Florence Provendier

    Florence Provendier
    Born in
    France Flag France
    Years
    1965-.. (age 57)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Florence Provendier is a French politician who has been Member of Parliament for Hauts-de-Seine's 10th constituency since 2018.

  47. Marc-Olivier Strauss-Kahn

    Marc-Olivier Strauss-Kahn
    Born in
    Morocco Flag Morocco
    Years
    1954-.. (age 68)
    Occupations
    economistbanker
    Biography

    Marc-Olivier Strauss-Kahn is a French central banker and international economist whose career began at the French central bank, Banque de France (BDF), in 1978. He has twice been the Chief Economist of the French central bank. In 2017, Governor of Banque de France François Villeroy de Galhau named him Director General, Governor's Special Advisor.

  48. Guila-Clara Kessous

    Guila-Clara Kessous
    Years
    1988-.. (age 34)
    Enrolled in ESSEC Business School Paris
    Graduated with Master of Business Administration
    Occupations
    actordirector
    Biography

    Guila Clara Kessous is a French human rights artist and academic. She was nominated UNESCO Artist for Peace for her dedication in the arts and human rights and Knight of Arts & Letters by the French Ministry of Culture for her work on the influence of French culture overseas.

  49. Arsenio Lope Huerta

    Arsenio Lope Huerta
    Born in
    Spain Flag Spain
    Years
    1943-2021 (aged 78)
    Occupations
    lawyereconomistwriterpolitician
    Biography

    Arsenio Lope Huerta was a Spanish writer and politician.

  50. Joe Saddi

    Joe Saddi
    Occupations
    businessperson
    Biography

    Joe Saddi is a businessman who is a senior partner and chairman of Strategy&’s Middle East business.

  51. Guy Delcourt

    Guy Delcourt
    Born in
    France Flag France
    Years
    1958-.. (age 64)
    Occupations
    publisher
    Biography

    Guy Delcourt is a French editor, founder of the Delcourt publishing house in 1986. It has since grown into one of the largest publishers of comics in France.

  52. Nicole Sanquer

    Nicole Sanquer
    Born in
    France Flag France
    Years
    1972-.. (age 50)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Nicole Sanquer is a French Polynesian politician, and former Cabinet Minister. She is a member of the French National Assembly. Elected as a member of Tapura Huiraatira, she sits in the UDI and Independents group in the French Parliament. In 2020 she formed the A here ia Porinetia party.

  53. Philippe Joubert

    Philippe Joubert
    Born in
    France Flag France
    Years
    1954-.. (age 68)
    Occupations
    business executive
    Biography

    Philippe Joubert, is a French Brazilian business executive.

  54. Emmanuel Lenain

    Emmanuel Lenain
    Born in
    France Flag France
    Years
    1970-.. (age 52)
    Enrolled in ESSEC Business School Paris
    Studied in 1994
    Occupations
    diplomat
    Biography

    Emmanuel Lenain is Ambassador of France to India.

  55. Chris Rynning

    Chris Rynning
    Born in
    Norway Flag Norway
    Years
    1967-.. (age 55)
    Occupations
    economist
    Biography

    Chris Rynning is the founder of Chinese venture fund nHack, advisor to the Norwegian state-owned investment fund Investinor, author, entrepreneur, and financial commentator. Rynning has self-published two books about China, Little Streams, Big River (2013) and China AI: How China Will Dominate AI and Blockchain Technology (2018), and publishes a newsletter on Chinese economics and financial events.

  56. Baron Rodolphe Hottinguer

    Baron Rodolphe Hottinguer
    Years
    1902-1985 (aged 83)
    Occupations
    banker
    Biography

    Baron Rodolphe Hottinguer was the fifth Baron of Hottinguer.

  57. Jerome Tafani

    Jerome Tafani
    Born in
    France Flag France
    Years
    1958-.. (age 64)
    Occupations
    chief financial officerbusinessperson
    Biography

    Jerome Tafani is the chief financial officer for Europe of the United States' Illinois-based McDonald's Corporation.