Management team

Antoine Petit © INRIA - Photo C. Lebedinsky  © Inria / Photo C. Lebedinsky

Management team

Antoine Petit, CEO

Antoine Petit was appointed Chairman and CEO of Inria for a term of five years. PhD and Professor ('classe exceptionnelle’) in Computer Science, he was formerly Deputy Managing Director of Inria.
© Inria / Photo P. Caron

Management team

Jean-Emmanuel Paillon, Deputy CEO for Administration

Jean-Emmanuel Paillon took up the post of Deputy CEO for Administration in November 2014. He was before, since 2013, Chief Officer for Resources and Service Administration at Inria.  Member of General Management, he is to assist the CEO in the ...
Eric Horlait, directeur du transfert et de l'innovation - crédit photo Gilles Scagnelli/Inria © Inria / Photo Gilles Scagnelli

Management team

Eric Horlait, Deputy CEO for Transfer and Industrial Partnership

Eric Horlait, a lecturer at the Pierre and Marie Curie University on secondment at Inria, has been appointed Director of Technology Transfer and Innovation with effect from 1st December 2013 then Deputy CEO for Transfer and Industrial Partnership one ...
François Sillion © Inria / Photo Kaksonen

Management team

François Sillion, Deputy CEO for Science

François Sillion was appointed Deputy CEO for Science in November 2014. He was before Director of the Inria Grenoble-Rhône-Alpes research center since 2007 until this year. An alumnus of the École normale de la rue d'Ulm, François Sillion has been a ...
Gérard Giraudon © INRIA Photo J. Wallace © Inria / Photo J. Wallace

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Gérard Giraudon, Director of the Inria Sophia Antipolis - Méditerranée research centre.

Gérard Giraudon has been reappointed to his functions as Director of the Inria Sophia Antipolis - Méditerranée research centre. Very active in the stimulation of the regional socio-economic fabric, Gérard Giraudon is a member of the board of the SCS ...
Patrick Gros © Inria / Photo V. Peregrin

Management team

Patrick Gros, Director of the Inria Grenoble-Rhône Alpes research centre

Patrick Gros has been appointed Director of the Inria Grenoble-Rhône Alpes research centre as of 1 December 2014.

Management team

Sylvain Petitjean, director of the Nancy-Grand Est research centre

Sylvain Petitjean has been nominated director of the Nancy-Grand Est research centre.
Isabelle Ryl © Inria / Photo C.Dupont

Management team

Isabelle Ryl, Director of the Inria de Paris research centre

Isabelle Ryl is Director of the Inria de Paris Research Centre.
David Simplot-Ryl © Inria / Photo Kaksonen

Management team

David Simplot-Ryl, Director of the Inria Lille Nord – Europe centre

From June 1st, David Simplot-Ryl succeeds Max Dauchet as Director of the Inria Lille Nord – Europe research centre.
© Inria / Photo Kaksonen

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Monique Thonnat, Director of the Inria Bordeaux - Sud-Ouest research centre

A Doctor of optical engineering and signal processing, Monique Thonnat is the Director of the Inria Bordeaux - Sud-Ouest research centre.
Stephane Ubeda © Inria / Photo J. M. Ramès

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Stéphane Ubeda, Director of the Inria Rennes - Bretagne Atlantique

On October 1st, 2015, Stéphane Ubeda was named Director of the Inria Rennes - Bretagne Atlantique research centre.
Bertrand Braunshweig, directeur du centre de recherche Inria Saclay - Île-de-France © INRIA / Photo M. Bourguet

Management team

Bertrand Braunschweig, Director of the Inria Saclay - Île-de-France research centre

Bertrand Braunschweig has been appointed Director of the Inria Saclay - Île-de-France research centre from 1st january 2016.
Thierry Priol, directeur des partenariats européens © Inria / Photo M.Bourguet

Management team

Thierry Priol, Director of European and International Partnerships

In October 2012, Thierry Priol became Director of European Partnerships. His role involves the coordination of major European projects such as the Seventh European Framework Programme for Research and Innovation, Horizon 2020 and the EIT ICT Labs ...
Philippe Gauthier © Inria / Photo G. Scagnelli

Management team

Philippe Gauthier, accounting officer

Philippe Gauthier, a “public finances general administrator”, was previously the accounting officer of Enim, the agency that administers the merchant seamen’s national insurance scheme, where he had been in post since October 2012. After obtaining a ...
Céline Acharian © Inria / Photo P. Caron

Management team

Céline Acharian, Communications Director

Céline Acharian has been involved in Inria's communications business line since 2006. She was appointed to the post of Communications Director on 1 February 2013.
François Dazelle © Inria / Photo G. Scagnelli

Management team

François Dazelle, Director of Administrative, Financial and Asset Affairs

François Dazelle will be taking over from Laurent Azoulay as Director of Administrative, Financial and Asset Affairs (DAFP) as of 7 September 2015.
Marie-Christine Plançon © Inria / Photo G. Scagnelli © Inria / Photo G. Scagnelli

Management team

Marie-Christine Plançon, Director of Information Systems

Marie-Christine Plançon was appointed to the position of Director of Information Systems at Inria on 1 August 2013.
Sylvie Inizan © Inria / Photo G. Scagnelli

Management team

Sylvie Inizan, Director of Human Resources

6/11/2014

Sylvie Inizan has been appointed director of human resources effective 1 November 2014.

Research

Five deputy scientific directors help to define the institute's scientific policies.

Alain Viari Alain Viari - photo I. Qinzburg

Research Department

Alain Viari, Deputy Scientific Director

Since 2012 Alain Viari has been appointed as Deputy Scientific Director at INRIA in charge of ICST for Life and Environmental Sciences. His research activities focus on the development of string and graph algorithms for genomics and proteomics. More ...
Didier Rémy © Inria / Photo G. Scagnelli Didier Rémy - © Inria / Photo G. Scagnelli

Research Department

Didier Rémy, Deputy Scientific Director

Didier Rémy is Deputy Scientific Director in charge of research in Algorithmics, Programming, Software and Architecture.This field is at the core of programming and computer systems. Technology developments,such as the development of multicore ...
Jean Roman Jean Roman - Photo M. Sgandura

Research Department

Jean Roman, Deputy Scientific Director

Jean Roman was appointed Deputy Scientific Director of the Research Department with responsibility for Applied Mathematics, Computing, and Simulation in January 2011. He devotes a portion of his working activity to duties including research ...
Frédéric Desprez Frédéric Desprez - Photo G. Maisonneuve

Research Department

Frédéric Desprez, Deputy Scientific Director

Frédéric Desprez is Deputy Scientific Director at Inria, responsible for Networks, Systems and Services and Distributed Computing.

Organisation chart

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The organisation chart of Inria is made up of...

  • General management,
  • An accounting branch,
  • Five administrative departments,

Consult the Inria organisation chart