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List Rules People on this list must have gone to Mines ParisTech and be of some renown.

List of famous alumni from Mines ParisTech, with photos when available. Prominent graduates from Mines ParisTech include celebrities, politicians, business people, athletes and more. This list of distinguished Mines ParisTech alumni is loosely ordered by relevance, so the most recognizable celebrities who attended Mines ParisTech are at the top of the list. This directory is not just composed of graduates of this school, as some of the famous people on this list didn't necessarily earn a degree from Mines ParisTech.

The list you're viewing is made up of a variety of different graduates, including Georges Charpak and Carlos Ghosn.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Mines ParisTech?” and “Which celebrities are Mines ParisTech alumni?”

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Carlos Ghosn is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Mines ParisTech Alumni
Carlos Ghosn Businessperson Carlos Ghosn, KBE is a French-Lebanese-Brazilian businessman born in Porto Velho, Brazil, who is currently the Chairman and CEO of Paris-based Renault, Chairman and CEO of Japan-based Nissan, ...more

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Georges Charpak is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Mines ParisTech Alumni
Georges Charpak Physicist Georges Charpak was a Polish born, French physicist from a Polish Jewish family who was awarded the Nobel Prize in Physics in 1992.

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Henri Poincaré is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Mines ParisTech Alumni
Henri Poincaré Mathematician, Physicist Jules Henri Poincaré was a French mathematician, theoretical physicist, engineer, and a philosopher of science. He is often described as a polymath, and in mathematics as The Last ...more

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Thomas Green Clemson is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Mines ParisTech Alumni
Thomas Green Clemson Statesman, Politician, Farmer Thomas Green Clemson, was an American politician and statesman, serving as an ambassador and the United States Superintendent of Agriculture. He served in the Confederate States Army. He founded ...more

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Jean-Baptiste Élie de Beaumont is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Mines ParisTech Alumni
Jean-Baptiste Élie de Beaumont Geologist Jean-Baptiste Armand Louis Léonce Élie de Beaumont was a French geologist.

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Émile Nouguier is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Mines ParisTech Alumni
Émile Nouguier Civil engineer, Structural engineer, Engineer Émile Nouguier was a French civil engineer and architect. He is famous for co-designing the Eiffel Tower, built 1887–1889 for the 1889 Universal Exposition in Paris, France, the Garabit ...more

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Ari Bousbib is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Mines ParisTech Alumni
Ari Bousbib Businessperson Ari Bousbib has been President of Otis Elevator Co., a subsidiary of United Technologies Corp., since April 2002.

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Bernard Chazelle is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Mines ParisTech Alumni
Bernard Chazelle Computer scientist Bernard Chazelle is the Eugene Higgins Professor of Computer Science at Princeton University. Much of his work is in computational geometry, where he has found many of the best-known algorithms, ...more

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Maurice Allais is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Mines ParisTech Alumni
Maurice Allais Physicist, Economist Maurice Félix Charles Allais was a French economist, and was the 1988 winner of the Nobel Memorial Prize in Economics "for his pioneering contributions to the theory of markets and ...more

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Paul Lévy is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Mines ParisTech Alumni
Paul Lévy Mathematician Paul Pierre Lévy was a French mathematician who was active especially in probability theory, introducing martingale and Lévy flight. Lévy processes, Lévy measures, ...more

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John Arthur Phillips is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Mines ParisTech Alumni
John Arthur Phillips Geologist, Engineer John Arthur Phillips FRS, FCS was a British geologist, metallurgist, and mining engineer.

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Hippolyte-Victor Collet-Descot... is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Mines ParisTech Alumni
Hippolyte-Victor Collet-Descotils Chemist Hippolyte-Victor Collet-Descotils was a French chemist, born November 21, 1773 in Caen, and died December 6, 1815 in Paris. He studied in the École des Mines de Paris, and was a student ...more

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Tidjane Thiam is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Mines ParisTech Alumni
Tidjane Thiam Businessperson, Politician Tidjane Thiam is a French Ivorian businessman and former politician who will become the Chief Executive of Credit Suisse in June 2015. Born in Côte d'Ivoire, he holds dual Ivorian and ...more

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Lardner Vanuxem is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Mines ParisTech Alumni
Lardner Vanuxem Geologist Lardner Vanuxem, was an American geologist. He was graduated at the Ecole des mines, Paris, in 1819. After his education, he became the chair of chemistry and mineralogy in Columbia College in ...more

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Abraham Serfaty is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Mines ParisTech Alumni
Abraham Serfaty Democracy activist Abraham Serfaty was an internationally prominent Moroccan dissident, militant, and political activist, who was imprisoned for years by King Hassan II of Morocco, for his political actions in ...more

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Jean-Michel Cazes is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Mines ParisTech Alumni
Jean-Michel Cazes Insurance Jean-Michel Cazes is a French winemaker and insurance executive. He managed the wine holdings of AXA Millésimes until 2000, the family insurance agency, and the Cazes family estates until ...more

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Andre Journel is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Mines ParisTech Alumni
Andre Journel Andre Journel is the The Donald and Donald M. Steel Professor of Earth Sciences, Emeritus at Stanford University.

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Alain Minc is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Mines ParisTech Alumni
Alain Minc Businessperson Alain Minc, is a French businessman, political advisor, and author.

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Jacques Aschenbroich is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Mines ParisTech Alumni
Jacques Aschenbroich Jacques André Aschenbroich is the CEO of Valeo. He speaks English, German and Portuguese. He is married and is the father of three children.

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Joseph Obalski is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Mines ParisTech Alumni
Joseph Obalski Professor, Author Joseph Obalski was a French-Canadian mining engineer, civil servant, professor, and author. Born in Châteaubriant, France, of Polish origin from his father's side of the family, Obalski ...more