Gaspard Koenig, born in 1982, is a French philosopher, essayist and novelist. Author of numerous essays and novels, he is president of the "Génération libre" think tank, which he launched in 2013. He defends liberalism. He writes a weekly column in Les Échos. Since 2016, he has also undertaken a long series of reports on “Les Aventuriers de la liberté” in the world for the magazine Le Point, where he goes to meet, for example, Berlin hackers, Chinese dissidents, American libertarians or Rwandan entrepreneurs.