Pierre Mongin

61 years old


Deputy Chief Executive Officer and General Secretary of ENGIE


Date of initial appointment: February 2, 2016

Start date of current mandate: April 28, 2016

Termination date of mandate: General Shareholder’s Meeting which approves the financial statements for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2017.

Others titles and positions held (excluding Group):

  • Director of ENGIE Energie Services, Corporate Foundation of ENGIE (France) and Electrabel (Belgium).
  • Director of CMA-CGM.
  • Member of the Advisory Board of Estate of Chambord


Pierre Mongin was born on August 9, 1954 and holds a Master’s degree in Economics from the University of Paris I, a Diploma from the Institut d’Etudes Politiques in Paris and the Ecole Nationale d’Administration (Voltaire Class). In 1980, he held the position of Sub-Prefect in the Ain, Ariège and Yvelines departments. In 1984, he became Technical Adviser for the National Police in the French Ministry of the Interior, then Advisor to the Minister of the Interior for local municipalities, before becoming chief of staff to the Deputy Minister for Local Municipalities. He was in charge of administrative and financial affairs and relations with the Paris Council at the Paris Prefecture of Police from 1988 to 1993. In 1993, he was Chief of staff to Prime Minister Édouard Balladur and Advisor for French Overseas Territories. In April 1993 he was appointed Prefect, first in the Eure-et-Loir, then in the Vaucluse, and in 1995, Prefect of the Auvergne region and in Puy de Dôme from 1995 to 2004. In 2004, he was chief of staff to the Minister of the Interior, then in 2005 he was chief of staff to Prime Minister. From 2006 to 2015, he was Chairman and CEO of the RATP metro system in Paris. He has been Deputy CEO and General Secretary of ENGIE since July 1, 2015.