Tidjane Thiam

Tidjane Thiam
  • Group Chief Executive, Prudential, United Kingdom

1984, degree in Engineering, Ecole Polytechnique; 1986, degree in Civil Engineering, Ecole Nationale Supérieure des Mines de Paris; 1988, MBA (Hons), INSEAD. 1986-94, Consultant, McKinsey & Co.; 1994, Director-General, Bureau National d'Etudes Techniques et de Développement; 1996, Special Adviser on Strategic Planning to President of Côte d'Ivoire; 1997, President, Nat'l Council on Information Superhighways and Nat'l Secretary for Human Resources Development; 1998-99, Minister of Planning, Development and Coordination, Côte d'Ivoire; 2000-02, with McKinsey & Co.; 2002-08, with Aviva. Since 2008, with Prudential: 2008-09, CFO; since 2009, Group Chief Executive.