Jean-Yves Durance is a French businessperson who has been at the helm of 5 different companies. Presently, he is Chairman of Viparis Holding, Chairman for JYM Conseil SAS and Chairman of Association Des Utilisateurs De La Defense. Mr. Durance is also on the board of Sequana SA, International Chamber of Commerce (France), Compagnie Daher SA and Etablissement Public d'Insertion de la Défense and Chairman at Chambre de Commerce et d'Industrie de Région Paris.
He previously occupied the position of Chairman & Chief Executive Officer of Société Immobilière du Palais des Congrès SA.
He received an undergraduate degree from Ecole Polytechnique and an undergraduate degree from Sciences Po.