After graduating from the Institut d’Etudes Politiques de Bordeaux and training as a political scientist (Diplôme d’Etudes Approfondies in Social Sciences), Samuel Bossart started a career in finance and gained more than 10 years experience in three different retail & corporate banks: BNP Paribas Fortis as an Account Manager for SMEs, Crédit Agricole (Crelan) as a Sr Market Manager for SMEs, and Triodos Bank as a B2B Marketing Manager. Samuel developed a speciality in SMEs financing, and was mostly involved in strategic partnerships, bank digitalisation, and circular economy.
Samuel joined Finance Watch in January 2018 as a Network Coordinator. He has been coordinating Finance Watch’s actions with its members (individual experts and organisations) and he was also involved in the development of our network, in the organisation of events with partners and in the work with “pioneers” in sustainable finance.
On behalf of Finance Watch, Samuel is also a member of the EU Expert Group “Support to Circular Economy Financing” since December 2018.
In November 2019, Samuel Bossart has been appointed as Finance Watch’s Head of Operations & Projects. He focuses on ensuring operational excellence in the internal organisation of the programmes monitoring and learning, processes and tools, budget and cash flow, office and logistics amongst others.