Philippe Leclerc

Head of the Security and Safety DepartmentPalais des Festivals et des Congrès, Cannes


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Philippe Leclerc is head of the security and safety department of the Palais des Festivals et des Congrès (Cannes, France).

He started his career as Navy officer in the French Navy and then worked at the French Ministry of Defence on global security and counterterrorism.

After working over 30 years as a military (commander) he joined the Palais des Festivals et des Congrès in 2016.

Philippe is graduated from National Institute of Higher Defence Studies (IHEDN) and National Institute of Higher Security and Justice Studies (INHESJ), both under the authority of the French Prime Minister.