Pascal Lagarde

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Pascal is the Executive Director for Strategy, Development, International Affairs and ESG at Bpifrance. Prior to Bpifrance, he was the Chief Executive Officer of CDC Entreprises. He has been a board member of several French companies in various fields such as private equity, tech transfer, industry, public equity, development finance. He co-founded the European Venture Fund Investors Network (EVFIN), a platform for dialogue launched in March 2011 by major national investors in venture capital. He was a board member of the European Investment Fund in 2014-2015 and was appointed in 2016 Chairman of The Montreal Group, a global forum for development banks focused on micro, small and medium-sized enterprises. He graduated from the Ecole Polytechnique and the Ecole Nationale Supérieure des Techniques Avancées.

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