Gérard Mestrallet is Honorary Chairman of ENGIE, Chairman of SUEZ and Paris EUROPLACE. Having held various positions at the Treasury Department and on the staff of the Minister of Economy and Finance (J. Delors), Gérard Mestrallet joined Compagnie Financière de SUEZ in 1984. In 1991 he was named Chairman of the Management Committee of Société Générale de Belgique. In 1995, he became Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Compagnie de SUEZ. Gérard Mestrallet was appointed Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of GDF SUEZ (now ENGIE) when SUEZ merged with Gaz de France on July 2008. Gérard Mestrallet is Chairman of “Fondation Agir Contre l’Exclusion” (FACE). Gerard Mestrallet has been recently appointed by the French President of France as President of the French Agency for Al Ula (Kingdom of Saoudi Arabia) cultural, heritage and tourism development in cooperation with the Kingdom.