Patrick CALVAR
He has over 40 years of experience in the intelligence community and is the former Director of the General Directorate for Internal Security (DGSI), a post he held between 2012 and 2017. Throughout his career, Patrick has worked on topics related to counterintelligence, counterterrorism, counter-proliferation or economic protection. He was also Director of Intelligence at the Directorate-General for External Security (DGSE) from 2009 to 2012. Patrick currently manages the company C.CONSEIL, of which he is the founder. He is a Special Advisor to the Montaigne Institute on security issues and a distinguished fellow of the UK's Royal United Services Institute (RUSI). He is an officer of the National Order of the Legion of Honor and an officer of the National Order of Merit.