The editorial director of Forbes France Jean Rognetta is the founder and president of the primary French think tank on the financing of independent businesses, SMEfinance.fr/. Its Europe Entrepreneurs clubs are active in various countries, including the US and China.
Also a former General Delegate of CroissancePlus, 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. An early observer and analyst of the digital revolution, he has written or co-authored several books, most recently La République des Réseaux (Fayard).