Ambassador for Digital Affairs, Ministry for Europe and Foreign Affairs, France
Henri Verdier is the French Ambassador for Digital Affairs. Previously, he was the IT director of the French administration and supervised Etalab, the French agency for public open data. Henri Verdier is also an entrepreneur: he was the co-founder and CEO of MFG Labs, a social data mining company, and chairman of the board of Cap Digital, the French-European Cluster for Digital Content and Services. Henri Verdier has always been involved in the edtech field: he founded Edition Odile Jacob Multimedia, a publishing company. Besides, he wrote several books, the latest being Le business de la haine (2022).