Aéroports de Paris
Augustin de Romanet appointed Chairman & CEO
28 November 2012
On 28 November, the Council of Ministers appointed by decree Augustin de Romanet as Chairman & CEO of Aéroports de Paris. The group's board of directors co-opted him for the position of board member during the board of directors meeting on 12 November. He testified before the National Assembly and the Senate Sustainable Development and Land Planning Committees on 27 November, in accordance with the provisions of Article 13 of the Constitution.
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Mr Romanet will officially become Chairman & CEO on 29
Born on 2 April 1961, Mr Romanet graduated from the Institut d'Études Politiques (IEP) in Paris and the École Nationale d'Administration (ENA) in 1986 (class of Denis Diderot). He was Managing Director of the Caisse des Dépôts et Consignations from March 2007 to March 2012.
Before then, he was Deputy Secretary General to the Presidency of the Republic under Jacques Chirac from June 2005 to October 2006 and held senior positions in various ministries. Between 2002 and 2005, he was Chief of Staff to the Minister of State in charge of the budget, Alain Lambert; Deputy Chief of Staff of Francis Mer, Minister for the Economy, Finances and Industry; Chief of Staff to Jean-Louis Borloo, the Minister of Employment, Labour and Social Cohesion; and Deputy Chief of Staff to Prime Minister Jean-Pierre Raffarin.
Aéroports de Paris builds, develops and manages airports including Paris-Charles de Gaulle, Paris-Orly and Paris-Le Bourget. In 2011, Aéroports de Paris handled more than 88 million passengers and almost 2.5 million tons of freight and mail in Paris and 40 million passengers in airports abroad.
With an exceptional geographic location and a major catchment area, the Group is pursuing its strategy of adapting and modernizing its terminal facilities and upgrading quality of services, and also intends to develop its retail and real estate business. In 2011, the group revenue stood at 2,502 million and the net income at 34m8 illion.
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