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Jean-Claude TRICHET European Chairman, Trilateral Commission; Former President, European Central Bank; Honoray Governor, Banque de France, Paris


 Jean-Claude Trichet is presently Chairman of the Board of Directors of Bruegel Institute (Brussels) and European Chairman of the Trilateral Commission. Trichet is a member of the "Institut de France" (Académie des Sciences Morales et Politiques). He is is honorary chairman of the Group of Thirty (Washington). He was a member of the Eminent Persons Group on Global Financial Governance (EPG) set up in 2017 by the G20 Finance Ministers and Governors. Jean-Claude Trichet was President of the European Central Bank (2003-2011). He was Governor of Banque de France (1993-2003) and Undersecretary of the French Treasury (1987-1993). He was President of the Paris Club (debt rescheduling) (1985-1993), President of the European Monetary Committee (1992-1993), President of the Group of 10 Central Banks Governors and President of the Global economy meeting in Basel (2002-2011). He was President of Sogepa (Société de Gestion des Participations Aéronautiques) (2012-2013) and Director of Airbus Group (2012-2018). He was named 'Person of the Year' by the Financial Times in 2007 and n° 5 of the 'World Most Powerful' in the Newsweek list (2008).