International expertise

management_cityJean-Claude MILAK
Head of the pole ‘Management City’
International expert-management consultant

Jean-Claude MILAK is working as expert-management consultant for local authorities, private companies and international organizations. 
He gained a strong background in both private and public sector as manager of several international cooperation programs on urban development issues and city management and as external auditor.
He is at the head of an international network of experts on financial management and urban issues.

Two major skills :

1 - Financial management of local authorities, public corporations, private companies

- From 1990 to 2007, Chief financial officer, auditor for New Towns Public Corporations of Greater Paris through a major public utility company, the Agency for land management and urban development of Greater Paris.
- Since 2009, expert management consultant working on financial issues for local authorities, public corporations, private companies, setting up integrated software solutions of financial management. 
- Since 2015, by operating in two specific areas:

• Prevention and detection of fraud
• Economic intelligence

2 - International cooperation on urban development issues :

- Leading from 1990 to 2007 an international cooperation program on urban development and management for French Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Ministry of Housing and Public Works and Ministry of Culture linked to 300 universities and schools and 400 experts throughout the world. He worked on the major current urban issues with local authorities of large cities or capitals of Asia : Tokyo, Shanghai, Guangzhou, Bangkok, Phnom Penh, Vientiane, Hanoi, Saigon ; of Russia : Irkutsk ; of North and West Africa : Algiers, Casablanca, Rabat, Porto-Novo, Cotonou, Loma ; and of France : Greater Paris. 
- Leading from 2007 to 2011 training programmes on sustainable planning and urban design for local authorities : elected people and technicians ; 
- Working as an expert for European Commission on the theme “Public sector innovation to address societal challenges”- ‘Enhancing innovation in public services – in the field of urban planning and urban management - through transnational cooperation.

Email address

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+33 6 70 79 45 00