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Olivier Cortes

Deputy Chief Operating Officer, Efficiency, Technology and Operations


Education and beginnings:

Olivier Cortes, is a graduate of French engineering school Ecole Centrale de Paris and also an ex-pupil of the prestigious graduate school Ecole Nationale d'Administration.



After a preliminary career in French government, Olivier Cortes joined BNP Paribas Assurance (which became BNP Paribas Cardif in 2011) in 2005 in order to set up a regulatory lobbying service.


He created subsidiaries in Algeria and Turkey in 2006. He was then appointed Head of the Northern Europe-North American region in 2007. In 2009, he was appointed Head of Finance of BNP Paribas Cardif. At the beginning of 2014, he became Head of Efficiency, Technology & Operations.



Olivier Cortes has been Chief Operating Officer, Efficiency, Technology and Operations since January 2015. He has been a member of the BNP Paribas Cardif Executive Committee since January 2012.