People: Electricite de France SA (EDF.PA)
Gourdault Montagne, Maurice
Mr. Maurice Gourdault Montagne has been Director of ELECTRICITE DE FRANCE S.A. since September 20, 2017. He is Member of the Strategy Committee. A graduate of the Institut d’etudes politiques de Paris (Paris Institute of Political Studies) and of the INALCO (National Institute for Oriental Languages and Civilisations), Maurice Gourdault-Montagne holds a master’s degree in law and a two-year undergraduate degree (DEUG) in German. He joined the French Foreign Affairs Ministry in 1978. He served in various diplomatic posts in India and in Germany, as well as in the headquarters of the French Foreign Affairs Ministry as a deputy spokesperson for the Foreign Affairs Ministry and as a Deputy Principal Private Secretary to Foreign Affairs Minister Alain Juppe. He later became Prime Minister Juppe’s Principal Private Secretary. He was appointed France’s Ambassador to Japan in 1998 and became Senior Diplomatic Counselor to French President Jacques Chirac in 2008 as well as a French sherpa to the G8. From 2002 to 2007, he was responsible for the Franco-Indian and Franco-Chinese strategic dialogue as the personal representative of the French President. He was subsequently appointed France’s Ambassador to the United Kingdom in December 2007, France’s Ambassador to Berlin in February 2011, and France’s Ambassador to China in August 2014. On June 22, 2017, the French Council of Ministers appointed Maurice Gourdault-Montagne as Secretary General of the Ministry for Europe and Foreign Affairs effective August 1, 2017.
|Total Annual Compensation, EUR||21,400|
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|Fiscal Year Total, EUR||21,400|