Secretary of State for European Affairs in the French government
Clément Beaune is Secretary of State for European Affairs in the French government. Prior to his appointment, he was Special Adviser on European Affairs to the President of the French Republic. Previously he served as European, International and Budgetary Affairs Adviser to the French Minister for the Economy, Industry and the Digital Sector (2014-2016), as Technical Adviser (budget) to the French Prime Minister (2013-2014), as Deputy Head of the Research and Higher Education Bureau (2011-2013) and as Deputy Head of the Finance Acts Bureau in the Budget Directorate (2009-2011). He is a graduate of Sciences Po, the College of Europe in Bruges and the French National School of Public Administration (ENA).