The 54th Luxembourg Monthly Finance Lunch


President of Microlux


"Microfinance for Luxembourg"

click here for a PDF of his speech


About the speaker

Born in France in 1950, Rémy Jacob studied business and management at the Ecole Supérieure de Commerce et d’Administration des Entreprises de Dijon, France. He joined the Finance directorate of the European Investment Bank (EIB) in 1973. During his 41-year career at the EIB he held a series of senior positions including four years as Head of Personnel Administration, four years as Director of information technology, five years as Director of General Affairs, five years as Deputy Secretary General, and five years as Director General of the Strategy and Corporate Centre.

In 1992, he contributed to the creation of the London-based European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD). From 2000 to 2012 he was a member of the Board of the European Investment Fund, the venture capital and guarantee arm of the EIB Group. In 2012, he contributed to the creation of the EIB Institute, which supports European initiatives for the common good. From 2012 until his retirement in 2014 he was Dean of the Institute.

Rémy Jacob is President of Microlux, the first microfinance organisation for Luxembourg ( Relying on a network of volunteers and a small number of staff Microlux provides coaching and microcredits up to 25,000 euros to women and men in a precarious economic situation who cannot access traditional banking credit. Microlux is organised as a commercial company; the shareholders are BGL BNP Paribas, ADA and ADIE.


Rémy Jacob


Drinks are served starting at 12:00 h. The guest speaker will commence at 12:30 h.

  Please register on or send an email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with your contact details.


 For TIGFI members lunch at 45€ per person, non-members at 60€ per person, to be paid prior to lunch on the TIGFI account: BCEELULL LU06 0019 3055 2757 2000

On request, a certificate of participation will be provided.

A no show policy will be enforced.

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Details of this event

Event date 14th June 2017
Individual Price EUR 60.00
Speaker Rémy Jacob
Location Cercle Munster
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