Mr Vigier is a member of the Management Committee of the Caisse des Dépôts Group and since 2007, has been in charge of developing the Caisse des Dépôts Group’s relationships with sovereign wealth funds and long-term international investors. In the context of the CDC’s strategic plan, Mr Vigier led the creation in 2014 of CDC international Capital (CDC IC), a dedicated investment subsidiary of the CDC Group for operational partnerships with sovereign wealth funds and other major international institutional investors.
Since 2015, he has also chaired the Institutional Investors Roundtable (IIR, a global club for sovereign wealth funds and pension funds with more than 40 institutional members).
From 2007 to 2013, Mr Vigier was Director of European and International Affairs and the Group’s Permanent Representative to European institutions. In this capacity, he participated in the creation of the Long-Term Investors Club (LTIC) in 2009 and of the Institutional Investors Roundtable (IIR) in 2011, as well as in setting up the first international funds developed by the Caisse des Dépôts Group: Marguerite (€710 million), Inframed (€385 million) and the Franco-Chinese SME fund (€150 million).
Between 2003 and 2007, Mr Vigier was a Senior Adviser to the Office of the French President responsible for multilateral/G8 matters and European affairs. He began his career at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs working on WTO affairs (1998-2002) and as a Technical Adviser to the Minister of European Affairs from 2002 to 2003.
He is a former student of the ENA (“Valmy” class of 1998) and of the Ecole Normale Supérieure – Ulm, a history teacher and a former student of Harvard University.