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Interview with Gilles Desclaux

Interview with Gilles Desclaux (Retirerd French Air Force 4 stars General and Director fo GDC2)
Keynote speech on “Managing instability and complexity from a military aviator perspective”
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Learning from military experience: Anticipation as a risk management principle

Retiring as a French Air Force four star general in September 2011, Gilles Desclaux set up his own
consultancy company GDC2. He is also an outside director to Thales Raytheon Systems and defence adviser
to Ernst & Young France. In his keynote address at the FERMA Forum on 2 October, he will tell risk managers
about the importance of ‘anticipation’.

He responded to some questions from FERMA. Continue reading