Ludovic Subran is Euler Hermes’ Chief Economist and Director for Economic Research. He heads a team of 12 experts, responsible for macroeconomic forecasts and sector analyses worldwide. Every year, his department produces 200 publications and takes part in 150 conferences to present Euler Hermes’ thorough knowledge on country and sector outlooks, trends in international trade and insolvency forecasts. Ludovic also sits on the Board of Solunion, Euler Hermes’ joint-venture with Mapfre, for Spain and Latin America.
Ludovic Subran started his career in 2002 with the French Ministry of Finance, where he was responsible for short-term growth and inflation forecasts for the Eurozone. He lectured in prestigious universities and business schools, and developed particular expertise in economic diagnostics for advanced economies. In 2006, he joined the United Nations’ World Food Program as economic advisor in the Office of the Executive Director, based in Rome, where he helped to develop and implement the humanitarian response to the 2007 food crisis. In 2009, he was appointed economist and team leader at the World Bank in Washington DC. He led technical assistance and lending operations in Latin America and the Caribbean. Ludovic has worked for more than a decade on economic policy issues in more than 30 countries around the world.
Ludovic Subran, a French national, graduated from the Ecole Nationale de la Statistique et de l’Analyse de l’Information and the Institut d’Etudes Politiques de Paris. He has maintained his academic career, lecturing at the HEC business school and Sciences po in Paris, and publishing articles on applied economics.
Ludovic frequently meets clients of Euler Hermes to discuss the economic and sector research produced by his department. As a recognized expert in his field, Ludovic is often quoted in the French and international press. For the past three years, he has been ranked in the top 100 Emerging French Leaders (Institut Choiseul and Le Figaro Magazine). In 2015, he was selected as Young Leader by the French-American Foundation. Ludovic also is an Advisory Board Member for Innovation at the French Public Investment Bank (BPI France le Lab) and the Lagardère Group (Lagardère Lab).