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WHO IS … Hervé Digne ?

A graduated from the ENA, Hervé Digne chose to devote himself to the media after he quit the Minister of Finances. During 16 years at Lagardere, he took part in the worldwide launching of ELLE and held diverse managing positions, as operational director of the Hachette magazines in France before launching in 1994 the internet activities and becoming the deputy of the Acting manager Arnaud Lagardère. Media advisor of the Prime Minister Dominique de Villepin, also in charge of digital and cinema, he participated in the creation of the channel France 24 and in the drafting of the law “TV of the future”, which organized the digital distribution of the hertzian television. Since 2007 he chairs Postmedia Finance, a consulting firm in strategy and M&A in the field of the Media and digital convergence. He is also a Senior Partner of the consulting firm in strategy and management (2011) and since 2012 Chairman of Cofiloisirs, one of the two financing organizations of the cinema in France. Interested in culture, he is also Vice President and founder of the Forum d’Avignon, President of the Lambert collection in Avignon and organized the donation of the collections to the State, et of the Cercle de l’Odeon – Théâtre de l’Europe


To know more about Hervé Digne, discover the article Culture is Future and the videos of the previous editions of the Forum d’Avignon.