Pascal Lorot - Co-Founder & Partner
Pascal Lorot has been President of the Institute Choiseul since 2010. It is a highly respected Paris-based Independent think tank at the cross-roads between business and governmental circles. Prior to founding the Institute Choiseul, he held various positions in the public and private sectors, including Chief Economist at TOTAL and advisor to the French Minister of Economy and Finance, and has deep experience in economic and government regulatory affairs. With a strong passion for Africa, Pascal has devoted time and resources in the past decade to promoting the Continent’s potential. This paved the way for the development in 2013, within the Institute Choiseul, of a unique
pan-African network, that brings together over 250 African economic leaders, believed to be the most talented of their generation. Pascal holds a PhD in economics (Sciences Po, Paris) and a PhD in political science (Université de Paris).