CEO, Musée du quai Branly, Paris
Special field of expertise: new museum buildings and their conceptual design
Stéphane Martin was appointed President-Director General of the public establishment of the Musée du quai Branly in 1998. He presided over the commission for verification of accounts and monitoring of public establishments in the Republic of Senegal from 1986 to 1989 and held a held a variety of postitions in the cultural sector – most notably that of General Director of the Centre Georges-Pompidou from 1989 to 1990, Director of Music and Dance from 1993 to 1995, and Director of the Office of Philippe Douste-Blazy, Minister of Culture, from 1995 to 1997. At the same time, he was Vice-President of the association of the Musée de l’Homme, des Arts et des Civilisations. Since 1998, he has also has been presiding over the Ensemble Intercontemporain.