Marc Colas

Born on 13 May 1955, Mr Colas became a director on 21 February 2013. He was the general secretary of the Council of Ministers of the Luxembourg Government from 2004 to 2013, and he is presently Administrateur Général in the Presidency of the Government, in the Prime Minister’s Office. Prior to that, he has held several positions in the Luxembourg civil service, in the Ministry of Finance, the Ministry for the Civil Service and Administrative Reform, the Ministry of Home Affairs and since 2004 in the Presidency of the Government, in the Prime Minister’s Office. From 2001-2006, Mr Colas was a member of the Audit Committee of the European Investment Bank. He is also a member of the Board of Oeuvre Nationale de Secours Grand-Duchesse Charlotte. Mr Colas graduated with a master degree in law from the University of Strasbourg and holds a double Master of Business Administration (Finance and Marketing) from the Richard T. Farmer School of Business from the University of Oxford (Ohio). Mr Colas is a member of the Audit and Risk Committee of SES.

Mr Colas is a Luxembourg national. He is not an independent director because he represents an important shareholder.