Prefect and Senior Administrator of the French Southern and Antarctic Lands
Mr. Charles Giusti is the current Prefect and Senior Administrator of the French Southern and Antarctic Lands (TAAF).
Mr. Giusti graduated from the Pierre and Marie Curie University (Paris VI) with a diploma in advanced studies in solid mechanics. He is furthermore an auditor of the National Institute for Advanced Security Studies.
Mr. Giusti joined the French Navy in 1983. In the ensuing years, he fulfilled roles in several departments of the Navy, including the role of Technical expert and program manager, project manager, and in the role of Deputy commander of the ship and head of the energy group of the anti-submarine frigate Duguay-Trouin.
Before becoming senior administrator of the TAAF Mr. Giusti worked as deputy general of different departments of the Ministry of the Interior as well as for the Ministry of National Education, Youth and, Associative Life, the Ministry of Justice, and the Ministry of Overseas.