French Minister of State, attached to the Minister of Economy and Finance
Minister of Economy and Finance
Agnès Pannier-Runacher was appointed Secretary of State to the Minister of Economy and Finance, Bruno Le Maire, in October 2018. Prior to that, she was Deputy Managing Director of Compagnie des Alpes (2013-2018), a key player in the European leisure sector and world leader in the operation of ski resorts.
Previously, Ms. Pannier-Runacher was Director of an R&D division of Faurecia Interior Systems (automotive subcontracting), Executive Director and member of the Executive Committee of the Strategic Investment Fund (16 billion euros in assets under management, 1.5 billion euros in investments per year, now BpiFrance; 2009-2011), Deputy Director of Finance and Strategy at the Caisse des dépôts et Consignations (public financial institution; 2006-2008) and Chief of Staff of the Director General of the Assistance Publique-Hôpitaux de Paris (budget of €6 billion, 93,000 employees; 2003-2006).
She began her career as a financial inspector at the French Ministry of Economy, Finance and Industry, where she worked on performance measurement in state administrations, socially responsible investment and social housing financing.
She is a graduate of HEC and the National School of Administration (ENA) and holds a master’s degree from CEMS (HEC-University of Cologne).
In addition, she was named « Rising Talent » of the Women’s Forum 2007 and « young leader » by the France China Foundation in 2017.