Jean Rognetta

Editor at large, Forbes France & President, PMEfinance-EuropeEntrepreneurs

Editor at large of Forbes magazine in France, Jean Rognetta helped launch the French edition as editor-in-chief since 2016. He is also the founder and president of the primary French think tank on the financing of independent businesses, PMEfinance, and the Europe Entrepreneur movement.

Also a former General Delegate of Croissance Plus, an entrepreneurs group in Paris, Jean started his career in journalism in 1997 with Vivendi, as the editor of the professional letters @Jour. From 2000 to 2016 he wrote for Les Echos and Capital Finance, respectively France’s leading financial daily and private equity newsletter, and launched the Silicon.fr start-up. An early observer and analyst of the digital revolution, Jean has written or co-authored several books, most recently La République des Réseaux (Fayard). He is also an editor with the main French science publisher, Hermann, in charge of the Demain ! book series.