Arnaud de BRESSON was born in 1955. He graduated from Institut d’Etudes Politiques de Paris (1978), University of Paris II (1978) and University of Paris X (1977).
Since 1993, Arnaud de BRESSON is Managing Director of Paris EUROPLACE, the organization which develops and promotes the French financial marketplace.
Paris EUROPLACE gathers the major players of the Paris financial center, French and international issuers, investors, banks and financial institutions, as well as the market Authorities. Arnaud de BRESSON is also Managing Director of the Institut Europlace de Finance (EIF), created in 2003, and Vice-President of FINANCE INNOVATION, the Paris international financial services cluster, launched in 2007. He is Chairman of the World Alliance of International Financial Centers (WAIFC) created in 2018, member of the Board of the French-Chinese Committee, and member of the International Corporate Governance Network (ICGN)
From 1985 to 1992, he was Director of TGF (a fund management company part of the Caisse des Dépôts et Consignations group) and Managing Director of FICOM (financial communications). From 1981 to 1985, he was Project Manager for AFME (Agence française pour la maîtrise de l’énergie), after being a financial Analyst in the “Caisse des Dépôts et Consignations” in 1980 and 1981.