© Didier Plowy – CMN

© Didier Plowy – CMN

philippe bélaval

councillor of state

Born in  1955 • Master’s degree in public law (Institut d'études politiques de Toulouse) • École Nationale d’Administration (1979) • Institut des hautes études de défense nationale

Auditer of the Council of State (1979-83) • Technical advisor (1983-84), then chargé de mission (1984-86) at the office of Henri Emmanuelli, minister for the Budget • Of the Council of State (1986-88) • Deputy Directer of the office (1988-89), then director of the office (1989-90) of Michel Durafour, Minister of the Civil Service and the administrative Reformes - Executive Director of the Théâtre national de l'Opéra de Paris (1990-92) • Executive Director of the French National Library in Paris (1994-98) • Director of the Archives de France at Ministry of Culture and Communication (1998-2000) • President of the Administrative Court of Appeal of Bordeaux (2001-04), then the one of Versailles (2004-08) • President of the bord of the Institut national du patrimoine (2008) • Head of the permanent mission on the administrative jurisdictions inspection (2008-10) • President of the Higher Council for Literary and Artistic Property (2009-10) • Executive Directer of Heritages at the Ministry of Culture and Communication (2010-12) • President of the Centre des Monuments Nationaux (National Monuments Center) (since 2012)