Is a French politician, who is serving as Minister of the Armed Forces in the Second Philippe Government, under President Emmanuel Macron. Minister Parly graduated Sciences Po and the National School of Administration. From 1991 to 1993, she was a junior advisor in the Ministry of Public Service, then in the Ministry of Housing and Equipment, and finally in the Ministry of the Interior. In 1997, she served as Advisor for budget affairs in Prime Minister Lionel Jospin’s Office. She was then appointed Secretary of State for Budget in 2000. After her Government career, Florence Parly took on the responsibilities of Mission Head in the France Trésor Agency. In 2006 she joined Air France as Director for Investment Strategy. Florence Parly joined SNCF in 2014, first as Assistant Director General, then as Director General, “SNCF Voyageurs”.