Camille Grand was the director of the Paris-based policy think tank Fondation pour la Recherche Stratégique from 2008 to 2016.
He has served on several senior expert panels and groups on the future of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) and disarmament-related matters. He was previously deputy assistant secretary for disarmament and multilateral affairs in the French Ministry of Foreign Affairs (2006-2007). He was also the deputy diplomatic adviser to the French minister of defence (2002-2006) and a research fellow with several think tanks. He joined NATO as assistant secretary general for defence investment in October 2016.