MEDEF is the leading network of entrepreneurs in France and represents 750,000 companies within the country. Pierre Gattaz is the organisation’s chairman. The lobby is preparing for the doomsday scenario of a hard Brexit, which puts thousands of French businesses operating in the UK at risk as well British businesses operating in France.
They are working closely with small and big businesses to come up with a sustainable solution to present in front of the European Commission which benefits French businesses. As the leader of MEDEF Pierre Gattaz can be expected to be a prominent voice from the French side in the Brexit negotiations.