Bertrand Julien-Laferrière

A graduate of École Centrale, Paris, University of California, Berkeley, and Insead, he was Managing Director of the Ricardo Bofill’s Taller de Arquitectura in the 1980s then joined Accor Hotels and Club Méditerranée with worldwide responsibility for real estate and development. He then moved on to become Member of the Management Board and Chief Development Officer of Unibail-Rodamco where he was in charge of the group’s major real estate development projects in Europe, before joining Société Foncière Lyonnaise in 2010 as CEO. He currently acts as Head of Real Estate at Ardian, the leading Alternative Asset Manager in Europe.