François Pérol is a French businessperson who has been at the head of 16 different companies. Presently, he holds the position of Chairman at Association des BP pour la Création d'Entreprise, Chairman for Société par actions simplifiée SAPHIR and Chairman-Management Board at Groupe Banques Populaires SA.
He is also on the board of Sopassure SA and General Partner of Rothschild & Compagnie SCS, General Partner for Rothschild Martin Maurel SC, Managing Partner at Rothschild & Co. Gestion SAS and Managing Partner at Rothschild & Co. SCA.
François Pérol previously was Chairman of Ponant + SCI, Chairman for Groupement Européen des Caisses d’Epargne, Chairman of Fondation Caisses d'Epargne pour la Solidarité, Chief Executive Officer & Director at Banques Populaires Participations SA and Legal Manager at Bankeo SNC (a subsidiary of Banques Populaires Participations SA), Chairman-Management Board at European Savings Banks Group, Chairman-Management Board at BPCE SA Chairman for Crédit Foncier de France SA, Co-Chairman at CE Holding Promotion SAS, Chairman of Natixis SA, Chairman at BPCE International et Outre-mer SA, Chairman-Management Board at Caisse Nationale des Caisses d'Epargne SA and Chief Executive Officer of Banque Fédérale des Banques Populaires SA (which are all subsidiaries of BPCE SA), Head-Capital Markets Bureau at La Direction Générale du Trésor, Deputy Secretary General at Comité Interministériel des Restructurations Industrielles, Secretary at Paris Club, Chairman-Supervisory Board of Foncia Groupe SAS and Managing Partner at Rothschild & Compagnie Banque SCS.
Mr. Pérol received an undergraduate degree from École des Hautes Études Commerciales de Paris, an undergraduate degree from Sciences Po and an undergraduate degree from Ecole Nationale d'Administration.