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Christophe Victor

Les Echos

Deputy CEO




Born in May 1965, he graduated from ESSEC Business School and holded a Postgraduate degree in business law and a Master degree in financial markets. Upon graduation Christophe VICTOR joined Axa Group as Head of Financial Operations for (1987 - 1992).
At LVMH, he was in charge of Mergers and Acquisitions (1992-1993), then Administrative and Financial Director of Desfossés International - "La Tribune", "L''Agéfi", "Investir", "Victoire Multimédia" (1993 - 1997). From 1997 to 2005, he was successively appointed Administrative and Financial Director then Operations Director for Kenzo

In 2005, he joined the Figaro Group as General Secretary then Deputy Managing Director in charge of administration and finance. From 2010, he also assumed the General Management of Particulier Publishing Group.
Since October 2011, he has been Deputy Chief Executive of Groupe Les Echos, the leading economic information media source in France. In 2016, he created Viva Technology, an international event organized with Publicis Groupe, dedicated to the growth of startups, and digital transformation and innovation: 45,000 attendees, 5,000 startups, 300 keynotes and panels, hundreds of innovations demonstrated. Since November 2016, he has also been Vice President of Audiens Group, a social protection group for media and entertainment companies, and Managing Director of Augesco Ventures, investment fund specialized in “service For equity » created with Roland Berger.