Jean-Baptiste Djebbari

Jean-Baptiste
Djebbari

Minister Delegate for Transport, attached to the Minister of the Ecological Transition

After graduating from ENAC (École nationale de l'aviation civile) in 2007, in 2008 he became an airline pilot for NetJets. From 2014 to 2015 he was a civil servant at the DGAC (Directorate General of Civil Aviation). In 2015 he was appointed a legal expert to the Appeal Court in Paris, working mainly on matters related to the fight against illegal labour practices in the aviation industry. From 2016 to 2017 he was Director of Operations for Jetfly. In June 2017 he was elected to the National Assembly, representing the 2nd constituency of the Haute-Vienne department. In 2018 he acted as rapporteur on a bill in the National Assembly on the reform of French railways. On 3 September 2019, he was appointed Secretary of State for Transport in the Ministry of the Ecological Transition. He succeeded Elisabeth Borne, who was appointed Minster of the Ecological Transition on Tuesday 16 July 2019.