Born in 1977, Emmanuel Gregoire graduated from the Institute of Political Studies of Bordeaux and has a degree in philosophy. He specialized in organizational sociology and communications systems and began his career as a consultant. He worked for 10 years in NICT and health sector. In 2009, he eventually became the head of staff of Bertrand Delanoë, former Mayor of Paris. A position he held until his departure for the Prime Minister’s cabinet where he worked as head of Staff until April 2014. Since April 5th, 2014 Emmanuel Grégoire is Deputy Mayor of Paris, in charge of Human Resources, public utilities and modernization of public administration.