Jean-Luc Tavernier, Director-General of INSEE

Director-General since 2012

INSEE and official statistics
Dernière mise à jour le :11/12/2015

Born 17 September 1961


  • Alumnus of the École Polytechnique (1980)
  • Ensae (1985)

Current position

  • Director-General of the French National Institute of Statistics and Economic Studies

Previous positions

  • Deputy General Commissioner for Investment (2010-February 2012)
  • Director of the Budget Minister’s cabinet (2007-2009)
  • Director-General of ACOSS (central office for social security organisations) (2005-2007)
  • Director of Economic Policies for the Treasury Directorate-General (2004-2005) and Director of Forecasting at the French Ministry of the Economy and Finance (2002-2004)
  • Director of Economic Studies and Reports at INSEE (2001-2002)
  • Deputy Director at the Forecasting Directorate, responsible for public finances and the labour market at the French Ministry of the Economy and Finance (1997-2001)
  • Advisor to the Minister of Social Affairs and Employment, responsible for corporate accounts and the Social Security Financing Act (1995-1997)

Additional activities

  • Member of the Board of Directors of Pôle Emploi since January 2012
  • Vice-President of the Conseil d’Orientation de l’Emploi (Employment Orientation Board) (2005-2007)