Jean-Ludovic Silicani

Jean-Ludovic SILICANI

Chairman, ARCEP

ARCEP

Born 20 March 1952 in Algiers.

Education

- Civil engineer (1975)
– DEA (Master’s equiv.) in Economic sciences (1975)
– Paris Institute of political studies (1976)
– École nationale d’administration (First in the “Voltaire” class: January 1978 – May 1980)

Career

1980 – 1984 Auditor to the Conseil d’État – Rapporteur to the legal section and the public works section
1980 – 1982 Rapporteur to the Strategic industries committee (CODIS)
1983 – 1984 Legal adviser to the Ministry of industry and research
1984 – 1986 Director at the State technology transfer agency (ANVAR)
1986 – 1992 Director, General Administration Department Ministry of culture and communication
1993 Director, Bibliothèque nationale de France (National Library of France)
1993 Cabinet Director for Simone Veil, Minister of State, Minister responsible for Social affairs, Health and City
1994 General Rapporteur for the commission on State responsibilities and organisation
1995 – 1998 Commissioner to the Prime Minister on State reform

1998 Reinstated to the Conseil d’État
– Examiner in the legal section
– Rapporteur to the public works section

2001 – 2009 Chairman of the literary and artistic property authority

2003 – 2009 Rapporteur on draft bills:
– on the organisation of the postal and telecommunications public service
– concerning electronic communications and audiovisual communication services
2003 – 2009 President of the 4th Chamber (sub-section) of the Conseil d’État

2004 – 2009 President of the Steering Committee of the Daily press modernisation fund (Fonds de modernisation de la presse quotidienne et assimilée)

2006 – 2009 President of the Board of Directors of the Réunion des musées nationaux (RMN)
2007 – 2008 Author of the White Paper on the future of the civil service
2008 – 2009 Member of the Committee for local authority reform, chaired by Édouard Balladur

Since 2009 Chairman of ARCEP