General Secretariat

The General Secretariat is in charge of the administrative organisation and proper functioning of Hcéres.

General Secretary: Stéphane Le Bouler
Deputy Secretary General: Gwendoline Joly-Jagot


  • Participating in the development and implementation of the strategy of Hcéres, together with department heads and under the President's authority;
  • Ensuring the administrative organisation and functioning of Hcéres and allocating resources to the various activities in such a way as to enable it to carry out its missions effectively and efficiently;
  • Managing all support functions (Human Resources, Finance, Missions, Logistics), as well as Quality and Communications.

The Secretary General pays particular attention to:

  • implementing the organisational changes provided for by law or included in the Hcéres Strategic Plan;
  • promoting smooth-running internal dialogue between services and the departments' administrative teams;
  • ensuring the proper functioning of the bodies provided for by law or the internal rules, including the Board;
  • developing human resources policy and maintaining high-quality labour relations dialogue,
  • consolidating the Hcéres funding model;
  • the quality of the budget procedure and management dialogue;
  • developing internal quality and management control procedures,
  • 117
    administrative staff (tenured and contract staff)
  • 101
    part-time scientific staff (professors, researchers, representatives of civil society)
  • 3500
    French and foreign experts mobilised and trained by Hcéres each year, on average
  • 19,9
    million budget in 2019


Secrétariat général

2 rue Albert Einstein
75013 Paris