Vincent Floreani became Consul General of France in Chicago with jurisdiction for the 13 midwestern states on August 23, 2014. Prior to this assignment, Floreani was Deputy Spokesman and Deputy Director of Communications and Press at the French Ministry of Foreign Affairs; and assistant director of the press since 2011.
Vincent Floreani is an alumnus of l’Ecole nationale d’administration (ENA). Upon graduating from the ENA in 1999 he was assigned to the United Nations and international organizations Division, Sub-Department of Political Affairs in Paris. His responsibilities included Iraq, Libya, and reform of the Security Council.
From 2002 to 2005, as an expert in the Security Council, Vincent Floreani served as First Secretary at the Permanent Mission of France to the United Nations in New York.
He became Head of the Press and Communication Office at the French Embassy in London in 2005, and in 2007 served in the British Department for International Development as exchange diplomat.
From 2008 to 2011, he was Deputy Head of Mission at the Embassy of France in Abu Dhabi (United Arab Emirates).
Earlier in his career, he served in Romania, Indonesia, Kenya and Uganda.
Vincent Floreani is married and has three sons.
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