Olivier Dulac

Olivier Dulac

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Head of External Relations Group Communications, Chairman of L'Atelier BNP Paribas

A graduate of Law and International Political Science, Olivier Dulac has always been interested in creativity and politics. He started his career in editing and creative advertising (Flammarion 4, Image Sarl), and transitioned to the Senate as a parliamentary attaché between 1983-1987. Dulac joined the private sector in 1988 as a head of communications (Groupe Victoire, Paribas and BNP Paribas). In 1993, he joined L’Atelier (Compagnie Bancaire then BNP Paribas), and has been its president since 2003, managing subsidiaries in San Francisco and Shanghai. Dulac is the manager of GoodPlanet Foundation and Acsel, the digital economics association. Since 2005, he has been the vice-president of Sporsora, the sports economics association. He is also treasurer of the advertising agency, Nouvelle Cour (Seine Saint-Denis), and a Knight in the Ordre des Arts et des Lettres. Dulac has been a member of the Board of the Forum d'Avignon since February 2015.