Thomas Béhar is a graduate of the Ecole Polytechnique and of the ENSAE (French national school for statistics and economic administration), and is a qualified actuary of the Institut des Actuaires. He also holds the rank of Ingénieur général des Mines.
In addition, in September 2021, he was appointed Chairman of the Economic and Financial Commission of the French Insurance Federation (Fédération Française de l’Assurance).
He joined CNP Assurances in 2002 as special advisor to the Head of Partnerships and Commercial Development. Since 2003, he has been Director of Steering and Management Control, Chief Accountant France, Director of the Finance Roadmap programme in 2012 and Group Technical Director. Appointed member of the Executive Committee in September 2013, Thomas Béhar was promoted to Group Financial Performance Director in December 2017 and subsequently to Chief Financial Officer of CNP Assurances in 2019.
He is a lecturer in actuarial studies at the Centre d’études actuarielles and co-author of “Assurance: Comptabilité, Règlementation, Actuariat”, published by Economica in 2002.
Thomas Béhar has also been President of the Institut des actuaires and of the European Actuarial Association.