Nicolas Pinaud is Head of the Sherpa Office and Global Governance Unit at the OECD.
In this capacity, Nicolas provides strategic leadership and political insight with regard to the OECD contributions to the G20, G7, APEC and other multilateral fora as well as the coordination of the political dimension of the relationship with the EU. Prior to taking up this role Mr. Pinaud worked as an Advisor to the Secretary-General from 2010, having started started his career as a country-risk analyst at Société Générale Group before joining the OECD in 2002.
Nicolas is a French national. He graduated from the École Normale Supérieure d'Ulm (Paris). He holds a Masters’ degree in Development Economics, a Masters’ degree in Political Science and a Masters’ degree in History from the University of Paris-1-Sorbonne.