Matthias Savignac has been President of the Education and Solidarity Network since 2015. A teacher by training, specialised in helping pupils who are struggling, Matthias got involved in the mutualist movement very early on by joining French healthcare mutual MGEN in 2007, as a delegate in the French department of Isère. Elected MGEN’s national administrator in 2011, Managing Director in 2013, and National Delegate in 2015, Matthias Savignac has now been the organisation’s Vice-President since 2019. Since 2015, he has been delegate for international issues at the FNMF, the Fédération française des mutuelles de santé, and Vice-President of the Association internationale de la Mutalité (AIM), which comprises 60 healthcare mutuals and health insurance companies in Europe, Africa and Latin America.
Written by Matthias Savignac
Members of the Education and Solidarity Network (ESN), including healthcare mutuals, enterprises operating in the social and solidarity economy (SSE), teaching unions and other civil society organisations have found themselves at the centre of the health and education crisis and have been the first to respond to it on the...“Education, health and solidarity: pandemic memories", by Matthias Savignac.