Interviews

2019 01 Mercadal DelasallesFrançoise Mercadal-Delasalles is General Manager of the Crédit du Nord group. After being a director in the Budget Department of the Ministry of Economy and Finance for ten years, this young woman and ENA graduate became Deputy Secretary General of the Caisse des Dépôts, then Director of Resources and Innovation in the Société Générale group. The national digital board member is passionate about innovation. We met her in Monaco.

2018 09 Magali VercesiMagali Vercesi, Secretary General of the Financial Activities Control Commissions, has a complete picture of the financial centre and its evolution, not only locally but also within an international market currently challenged by crypto currencies.

2018 07 Jean Luc DelcroixMonaco Post Office comprises 6 branches, with a seventh in the Larvotto district shortly, 180 employees in all sectors. Constantly evolving multifunctional expertise is needed to manage this delivery liner. Meet its Director, Mr. Jean-Luc Delcroix.

2018 02 longhiniWith 125.3 billion Swiss francs in assets under management, Union Bancaire Privée (UBP) is one of the largest private banks in Switzerland, and also one of the country's best-capitalised banks. UBP specialises in wealth management for private and institutional clients, and has 1,697 employees across more than 20 locations around the world. We interviewed Michel Longhini during his visit to Monaco to meet Thierry Garde, the new head of UBP’s local branch.

2017 12 itw chouMarc Sallé de Chou came to Monaco in September to head Crédit du Nord Monaco after a long career in the Group. We asked him about his first impressions of the financial centre.

2017 11 campanaCumulating Caisse Nationale and Caisse Locale functions was the Monegasque feature chosen by Mr. Jean-Jacques Campana, Director of Caisses Sociales de Monaco, at our last interview: "It provides a good view of the problems at field level and enables fitting proposals to be made". Responsibility for the Caisses is enormous: 51,000 employees, 4,100 self-employed workers as well as 33,000 retirees and 23,000 eligible parties have to be managed. Developing the work resources and methods is thus essential.

2016 12 rasoAn agronomist by training, in 2002 he joined Caisse Régionale du Crédit Agricole Provence Alpes Côte d'Azur. After a varied career in the group, where he became Human Resources Manager, this "customer relations devotee" as he calls himself, came to Monaco as Manager of Crédit Agricole Monaco.

2016 09 anselmiA graduate in Fundamental Public Law from Nice University, Laurent Anselmi, currently Chief Legal Advisor to the Government, has had a long law career: Minister, Secretary General of the Chancellerie des Ordres Princiers au Palais and, in a more recreational register,  Vice-President of the FIA international tribunal in Paris and President of the Commission de la langue monégasque. This devotee explains his mission to us.

2016 05 Berro AmadeiH.E Mrs Isabelle Berro-Amadei  is an accomplished jurist. She served as a judge in Monaco, then in 2006 was elected to the European Court of Human Rights, where she was President of Section from 2012 to 2015. The first Monegasque judge to take the bench in Strasbourg in the name of Monaco, she is now the Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Ambassador of H.S.H. Prince Albert II of Monaco to Germany, Austria and Poland.

2015-03 Garino

On the occasion of the three-year renewal of its 36 members from the three Governmental, Trade Union and Employers' colleges - including 3 members representing AMAF (Mrs Marie Odile Joris, Mr Guy Thomas Levy-Soussan and Mr Jean Danckaert) - we met the Chairman, Mr André Garino.

2016-03 cottalorda

HE Claude Cottalorda, Monaco’s fifth Ambassador to France, is also Ambassador of the Principality of Monaco to the Principality of Andorra, and Personal Representative of HSH the Sovereign Prince and the Princely Government  to the Permanent Council of the Francophonie. After one year performing his duties, he tells us about his responsibilities and challenges.