Our team

PRESIDENCY / MANAGEMENT

Eva Nguyen Binh
Eva Nguyen Binh
President
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Hugues Ghenassia-de Ferran
Executive Vice President
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Karima Mostefaoui
Assistant
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Amélie Essissima
Assistant
Agathe Basquin
Agathe Basquin
Head of Advice and Strategy

SECRETARY GENERAL

Thomas Hannebique
Thomas Hannebique
Secretary General

COOPERATION, DIALOGUE AND SOCIETIES DEPARTMENT

Sophie Renaud
Sophie Renaud
Director
Francky Blandeau
Francky Blandeau
Deputy Director
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Latifa Bnouzalim
Assistant
DEBATE AND CITIZENSHIP DIVISION
Vincent Mano
Vincent Mano
Head of Division
Anne Brouard
Anne Brouard
Project Manager
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Zara Fournier
Cheffe de projet Enjeux de société
Baptiste Gaich
Baptiste Gaich
Project Manager Safir
Marion Picard
Marion Picard
Project Manager
Vincent Raynaud
Vincent Raynaud
Project Manager Safir
EUROPEAN PARTNERSHIPS DIVISION
Anaïs Fontanel
Anaïs Fontanel
Head of Division
Thierry Danna
Thierry Danna
Project Manager
Marie Lesage
Marie Lesage
Project Manager
Gabrielle Vignal
Gabrielle Vignal
Project Manager
CULTURE AND SOLIDARITY PARTNERSHIPS DIVISION
Valérie Lesbros
Valérie Lesbros
Head of Division
Manon Barbe
Manon Barbe
Chargée de projet ICC/FAEC
Jimmy Berthe
Jimmy Berthé
Project Manager
Léa Ghamlouche
Léa Ghamlouche
Project Manager Accès Culture
Solène Leblanc-Maridor
Solène Leblanc-Maridor
Project Manager
Pauline Rolland
Pauline Rolland
Chargée de projet TANBOU
Perrine Thibault
Perrine Thibault
Project Manager
Mantchini Traoré
Mantchini Traoré
Project Manager
Angélique Yehouessi
Angélique Yehouessi
Project manager Educational resources
LOCAL AUTHORITY PARTNERSHIPS DIVISION
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Claire Magnac
Head of Division
Anne-Kristell Diraison
Anne-Kristell Diraison
Project Manager
Justine Marcienne
Justine Marcienne
Project Manager
Anne-Laure Rouxel
Anne-Laure Rouxel
Project Manager

ARTISTIC CREATION AND CULTURAL INDUSTRIES DEPARTMENT

Chloé Samaniego
Chloé Samaniego
Directrice
Marie-Cécile Burnichon
Marie-Cécile Burnichon
Deputy Director
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Justine Vergier
Chargée de projet ICC 
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Veronica Fogliato
Assistant
CINEMA AND SERIES DIVISION
Marion Thevenot
Marion Thévenot
Head of Division
Aurore Auguste
Aurore Auguste
Project Manager
Léa Baron
Léa Baron
Chargée de mission Cinémathèque Afrique
Claude Brenez
Claude Brenez
Project Manager Distribution and audience renewal
Marine Gaillard
Marine Gaillard
Project Manager Distribution Europe / Africa / Near and Middle East
Lucie Guérin
Lucie Guérin
Project Manager European Film factory
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Lucie Hage
Assistante projet "Aide aux cinémas du monde", en apprentissage
Nicolas REBESCHINI
Nicolas Rebeschini
Project Manager European film Festival
DIGITAL AND AUDIOVISUAL CREATION DIVISION
Olivier Delpoux
Olivier Delpoux
Head of Division
Hannah Bellicha
Hannah Bellicha
Project Manager
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Nadia Bouissehak
Chargée de projet création numérique et audiovisuelle
Hannah Loué
Hannah Loué
Project Manager
BOOKS AND PUBLISHING DIVISION
Valentine Gigaudaut
Valentine Gigaudaut
Head of Division
Marie-Charlotte Baoudour
Marie-Charlotte Baoudour
Project Manager
Anne Du Parquet
Anne du Parquet
Project Manager
Géraldine Prévot
Géraldine Prévot
Project Manager
Hanna Barral
Hanna Barral
Chargée de projet livre et édition
VISUAL ARTS, ARCHITECTURE, DESIGN AND FASHION DIVISION
Laura Davy
Laura Davy
Head of Division
Adeline Blanchard
Adeline Blanchard
Project Manager
Laure Choquer
Laure Choquer
Project Manager Design and fashion
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Monica Lebrao Sendra
Head of Architecture, Town planning and Landscape
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Sophie Robnard
Project Manager
MUSIC AND PERFORMING ARTS DIVISION
Gaëlle Massicot-Bitty
Gaëlle Massicot Bitty
Head of Division
Mathilde Bezard
Mathilde Bezard
Project Manager Classical and Contemporary Music
Catherine Faudry
Catherine Faudry
Project Manager Performing Arts / Dance
Oscar Finjean
Oscar Finjean
Project Manager Music, Jazz
Léa Marot
Léa Marot
Chargée de project spectacle vivant / théâtre
Vanessa Silvy
Vanessa Silvy
Project Manager Performing Arts / Circus, Street Art, Puppetry

SUPPORT FOR THE FRENCH CULTURAL NETWORK WORLDWIDE DEPARTMENT

Stéphane Ré
Stéphane Ré
Director
Frédéric Jagu
Frédéric Jagu
Deputy Director
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Lise Delmestre Ahoyo
Assistant
Régine Dietrich
Régine Dietrich
Cheffe de projet FAEC
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATION DIVISION
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Maud Grimaud
Head of Division
Paul Abela
Paul Abela
Project Manager
Selma Kheder
Selma Kheder
Project Manager
TRAINING AND INSTITUTIONAL DEVELOPMENT DIVISION
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Thomas Simoes
Responsable de pôle
Barbuscia Marie
Marie Barbuscia
Project Manager
Adèle Calzada
Adèle Calzada
Project Manager
Elsa Chiche
Elsa Chiche
Project Manager
Gibert Laurène
Laurène Gibert
Project Manager
Paul Lalloz
Paul Lalloz
Project Manager
Audrey Level
Audrey Level
Chargée de projet formation
FRENCH LANGUAGE AND MULTILINGUALISM DIVISION
Aurore Jarlang
Aurore Jarlang
Head of Division
Florine Chatillon
Florine Chatillon
Chargée de projet francophonie
Founé Diawara
Founé Diawara
Project Manager
Julie Fournier
Julie Fournier
Project Manager Digital technologies
Martin Lafitte
Martin Lafitte
Project Manager
Frédérique Willaume
Frédérique Willaume
Project Manager Educational cooperation
ONLINE PRESENCE AND DIGITAL EXPERTISE DIVISION
Candy Collardeau
Candy Collardeau
Head of Division
Christine Amtmann
Christine Amtmann
Project Manager
Margaux Bottier
Margaux Bottier
Chargée de projet Culturethèque
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Lika Chkartishvili
Project Manager
Deprats Emmanuelle
Emmanuelle Deprats
Chargée de projets culturels

MOBILITIES AND INTERNATIONAL EVENTS DEPARTMENT

Agnès Alfandari
Agnès Alfandari
Director
Anne-Sophie Braud
Anne-Sophie Braud
Deputy Director
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Angèle Gaignard
Assistant
PROFESSIONAL MOBILITY DIVISION
Emilie Pianta
Émilie Pianta-Essadi
Head of Division
Gabrielle Béroff-Gallard
Gabrielle Béroff-Gallard
Project Manager
Louis Chauvin
Louis Chauvin
Project Manager
Victor Mallet
Victor Mallet
Project Manager
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Mina Ramos
Chargée de projet mobilité FAEC
Ariane Salas
Ariane Salas
Project Manager
RESIDENCIES DIVISION
Fricout Chloé
Chloé Fricout
Head of Division
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Lucie Brechette
Project Manager
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Julie Diebolt
Cheffe de projet Résidences
Julie Ferrif
Julie Ferrif
Project manager
Glenda Laporte
Glenda Laporte
Project Manager
FRENCH PRESENCE IN INTERNATIONAL EVENTS DIVISION
Alice Casado
Alice Casado
Head of Division
Nathalie Streiff
Nathalie Streiff
Project manager
Capucine Tauran
Capucine Tauran
Chargée de production
Lucille Vivier
Lucille Vivier-Calicat
Production Manager
SEASONS AND HIGHLIGHTS DIVISION
Charlotte Billy
Charlotte Billy
Head of Division
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Valentine Bottaro
Coordinatrice générale
EVENT PRODUCTION
Flora Boillot
Flora Boillot
Project manager Visual Arts
Amandine Canistro
Amandine Canistro
Project manager for Performing Arts
Sophie Leclerc
Sophie Leclerc
Events Project Manager
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Ivane Payen
Chargée de projet
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Charlotte Rivoirard
Project manager for Economy, Innovation, Digital, Tourism, Gastronomy
SAISON FRANCE BRÉSIL 2025
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Anne Louyot
Commissaire générale saison France Brésil 2025

COMMUNICATION AND SPONSORSHIP DEPARTMENT

Jean-Philippe Rousse
Jean-Philippe Rousse
Director
Nadia Aghai
Nadia Aghaï
Assistant
Fleurance Layme
Fleurance Layme
Cheffe de projet communication FAEC
COMMUNICATION
Toufik El Madiouni
Toufik El Madiouni
Communication officer (Seasons)
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Laura Bailly
Communication Officer
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Maëlle Buhon
Chargée de communication en alternance
Romain Chatillon
Romain Chatillon
Editorial project manager
Margot Durand
Margot Durand
Chargée de communication
Maya Mattelart
Maya Mattelart
Communication Officer
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Néguine Mohsseni
Press Attaché
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Jean-Christophe Olier
Editorial project manager
Marina Perillat
Marina Périllat
Communication officer (Seasons)
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Sarah Reglat
Chargée des médias sociaux
SPONSORSHIP
Paloma Garcia
Paloma Garcia
Head of Division
Pia-Camila Testa
Pia-Camila Testa
Head of Division

GENERAL SECRETARY

Thomas Hannebique
Secretary General

HUMAN RELATIONS AND SOCIAL COMMITMENT DEPARTMENT

Mathilde Remontet
Mathilde Remontet
Director
DEVELOPMENT OF HUMAN RELATIONS
Mélanie Laurent
Mélanie Laurent
Project Manager
Catherine Mabihan
Catherine Mabihan
Assistant
Hélène Maza
Hélène Maza
Project Manager
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Cécile Vanechop
Responsable paie et projets RH transversaux
WORKING ENVIRONMENT
Frederic Catusse
Frédéric Catusse
Chief Technical Assistant
Issam Mansouri
Issam Mansouri
Courier, driver, general assistant
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Laurent Petit
Technical Assistant
INTERNAL COMMUNICATION
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Ludivine Beaunome
Internal Communications Manager

FINANCIAL, LEGAL AND IT DEPARTMENT

Xavier Mabeka-Luccioni
Xavier Mabeka-Luccioni
Director
BUDGET DIVISION
Anne-marie-Perrineau
Anne-Marie Perrineau
Head of Division
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Elsa Abou Ghazalé
Coordinatrice générale budgétaire
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Wajdi Dabbabi
Project Manager
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Touty Diop-Buloba
Project Manager (Cinema)
Pascale Lallier
Pascale Lallier
Project Manager (Performing Arts)
Caroline Lanneau
Caroline Lanneau
Project Manager (French Language / Books)
Michel Libourel
Michel Libourel
Missions, operations
Florence Miagoux
Florence Miagoux
Project Manager
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Béatrice Richard
Project Manager (Visual Arts, architecture / Communications / Regional authorities)
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Ramy Thaminy
Chargé de mission budgétaire, en apprentissage
LEGAL DIVISION, AGREEMENTS AND CONTRACTS
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Marc de Geyer
Responsable de pôle
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Marie-Sygne Budan
Project Manager
Adama Kaba Fofana
Adama Fofana
Project Manager
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Marie Grundler
Chargée de projet marchés publics
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Cédric Kossi
Project Manager
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Fiona Nsiala Mandard
Project Manager
Maria Quiniou
Maria Quiniou
Project Manager
Sylvie Riou
Sylvie Riou
Project Manager
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Assi Venance
Project Manager
IT
Marc Zoritch
Marc Zoritch
Head of Division
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Nicolas Peccoud
Project Manager
Michael Guillet
Michaël Guillet
Computer technician
EVALUATION
Cécile Peyronnet
Cécile Peyronnet
Head of Division
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Valérie Thfoin
Project Manager

FINANCE DEPARTMENT

Martial Soucaze
Martial Soucaze-Guillous
Accounting Officer
Anabela De Jesus
Anabela de Jesus
General Coordinator
GENERAL ACCOUNTING
Alain Maillot
Alain Maillot
Accountant
INVOICING
Guillaume Baral
Guillaume Baral
Accountant

This organisation chart shows the number of staff on permanent, fixed-term and fixed-term contracts at the Institut français.