Paris 2012
Set up by decree on July 9th, 2003, Paris 2012 has the mission of supervising Paris's bid to organise the 30th Olympic and Paralympic Games in 2012.


Bertrand Delanoë
Mayor of Paris
President of Paris 2012

Jean-François Lamour
Sports Minister

Jean-Paul Huchon
Chairman of Ile-de-France Regional Council
Vice-President of Paris 2012

Henri Sérandour
Chairman of French National Olympic and Sports Committee (CNOSF)
IOC member
Vice-President of Paris 2012

Bertrand Landrieu
Prefect for Ile-de-France, Prefect of Paris
Vice-President of Paris 2012

Jean-Claude Killy
Member of IOC

Guy Drut
Member of IOC

Alain Danet
Member of IOC

Maurice Herzog
Member of IOC

Marie-Claire Restoux
Technical Advisor to the French Republic's President's Office.



Philippe Baudillon

Essar Gabriel
Deputy CEO, COO

Armand de Rendinger
International Director

Valérie Holzman
Communication Director

Jérôme Lenfant
Media Relations Director

Olivier Lenglet
Manager Sports Relations

Max Bouchet-Virette
Administration and Human Resources Director

Etienne Thobois
Chief Financial Officer

Paul Pelade
Partnerships Manager



6 elected members of Paris Council

6 elected members of Ile-de-France Regional Council

6 representatives of the French Government

6 representative of CNOSF (French National Olympic and Sports Committee)

Presidents of Olympic federations

President of the French Handisports Federation

President of CNOSF high-level athletes commission

President of the French Sport Internationals Federation

CEOs of "Partner firms for Paris Ile-de-France 2012"

Mayor of Saint-Denis

Chairman of President of Plaine Communes Urban Community

Mayors of communes hosting Olympic venues as decisions on their allocation are made

Chairmen of Ile-de-France region General Counci

President of the French Mayors' Association

President of the Ile-de-France Mayors' Association

Chairman of RATP (Paris public transport authority)

Chairman of SNCF (French National Railways)

Chairman of RFF (French Rail Network)

Chairman of Paris Airports

Chairman of Paris Port Authority

Chairman of Paris-Europlace

Chairman of Paris Chamber of Commerce and Industry

Chairman of Paris Tourist Board

le directeur de l'INSEP

Manager of INSEP (French National Institute of Sport and Physical Education)

Chairman of the French National Council for Physical and Sports Activities

Olympic Preparation Manager

President of the Association of National Technical Directors

and qualified individuals (sportsmen and sportswomen, key figures in the cultural and scientific fields, leading figures in sports, etc).


Tony Parker
"I'd be overjoyed if Paris was picked..."

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