Born in 1954
During his early career, he held a number of positions in French prefectures and then in the Paris Public Hospital authority between 1980 and 1990. He joined Crédit Lyonnais at the end of 1990 and was in turn Director of the Hauts-de-Seine Corporate Group (1990-1993), Head of Crédit Lyonnais Hong Kong and China as well as of Asian Markets (outside Japan) from 1994 to 1997, and Head of Crédit Lyonnais Americas in New York from 1997 to end-2000. From 2001 to 2003 he was Head of Human Resources at Crédit Lyonnais. When Crédit Agricole and Crédit Lyonnais merged in 2003, he was appointed Head of Group Human Resources until 2005. From 2005 to 2007 he was Head of the Regional Banks division in charge of private equity at Crédit Agricole S.A., and then in 2007 became Head of Private Banking, while keeping his private equity responsibilities. In October 2008, he was appointed Head of Specialised Financial Services. In July 2009, Jérôme Brunel was appointed Head of Public Affairs.
Jérôme Brunel is a graduate of Sciences Po Paris and has a Masters degree in public law from Paris-Assas university. He is also a graduate of École Nationale d’Administration (ENA) (1980) and INSEAD (AMP -1990).
Last update: September 2015