Florence Castel

CEO Advancity

Florence Nicole Castel is CEO at Advancity, the only competitiveness cluster dedicated in France to sustainable cities, mobility and urban services. She occupied several managing positions as civil servant in the French administration in different sectors such as agriculture, fisheries, biotechnology, food safety, risk management, urban planning, and environment before being called in 2008 as personal adviser to French Minister Christian BLANC, in charge of sustainable development in the Grand Paris.

She continued to be involved in the Grand Paris project as Director of Environmental Engineering and Quality at Company of Grand Paris, Member of the Executive Committee, before joining Advancity where she promotes innovative technologies to make the cities of tomorrow competitive, adaptable, inclusive and dedicated to the citizens.