Salim Bensmail

Director, Treasory Directorate, Ministry of Finance, France

Salim Bensmail heads the PPP Unit at the French Treasury Departement. He previously held various positions in the financial services industry, working on strategy, M&A and in capital markets, and at the City of Paris, including Deputy-Director for Financial Affairs in charge of PPPs and Director for Economic Development. He was involved in the structuring of a wide range of infrastructure deals, including water management, stadiums, convention centers, and highways / toll roads. Salim is a graduate of Ecole Nationale d’Administration and Institut d’Etudes Politiques de Paris and holds an MPhil in Economics from the University of Cambridge.