Sebastien Gerard


Initially trained as an auditor within international firms, before joining PwC Legal, Sebastien served over the last 15 years in various finance and business positions within industrial quoted companies.

He gained a significant international experience in the field of corporate finance, controlling, marketing and strategic planning.

Sebastien joined PwC Legal in October 2012 as a Chief Financial Officer and was promoted Chief Operating Officer in May 2017.

In addition to the financial stewardship of the firm, his responsibility includes technology, facilities, procurement and marketing. He’s also coordinating strategic planning and subsequent business development projects.


  • Certificate in Business Intelligence, Grenoble Business School (France), 2011
  • Master of Business Administration, EM Lyon (France), 1999
  • DESCF, Diplôme d’Etat d’expertise comptable (France), 1993
  • Master of Accounting and Finance, ICN Business School (France), 1993


Sebastien is a wine connoisseur with a preference for red wines.

He likes reading and is particularly interested in philosophy and personal development.

Above all, he loves relaxing with his family in North Brittany.