Board

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As a non-profit organization, backed since its creation by the French ministry of culture and communication and more than thirty partners, the Forum d’Avignon relies on active governance, made up of public and private decision makers, creators and journalists, which efficiently contribute to relay and consolidate the positive values of the Forum.

The Board as of February 12th 2015

Hervé DIGNE

President of the Forum d’Avignon and Chairman of Cofiloisirs

 

Biography

Axel GANZ

Vice-President of the Forum d’Avignon, Publisher-Head of AG Communication, Member of the Board Gruner+Jahr

Biography

Alain SUSSFELD

Vice-president of the Forum d'Avignon, CEO, UGC France

 

Biography

Emmanuel HOOG

Treasurer of the Forum d’Avignon, President of AFP (Agence France-Presse)

 

Biography

Christine ALBANEL

Former French Minister of Culture and Communication, Executive Vice-President, Communication, Philanthropy, Content Strategy, Orange 

Biography

Jean-Jacques ANNAUD

Film Director

 

Biography

Patricia BARBIZET

CEO, Artemis and Vice-Chairman of the Board, Kering and CEO of Christie’s

 

Biography

Laurent BENZONI

University Professor

 

Biography

Emmanuel CHAIN

Producer and President, Elephant & Cie

 

Biography

Renaud DONNEDIEU DE VABRES

Former French Minister of Culture and Communication

 

Biography

Olivier DULAC

Head of External Relations Group Communications, Chairman of Atelier BNP Paribas

Biography

Isabelle GIORDANO

General Director, UniFrance Films

 

Biography

Alain KOUCK

CEO of Editis Holding

 

Biography

Pierre LESCURE

Chairman of  the Cannes Film Festival and Journalist

 

Biography

Véronique MORALI

CEO, Webedia & Fimalac Développement

 

Biography

Catherine MORIN-DESAILLY

President of the Commission for Culture, Education and Communication of the Senate

Biography

Marc MOSSÉ

Director of Legal and Public Affairs, Microsoft France

 

Biography

Pascal ROGARD

Managing Director, SACD (Société des Auteurs et Compositeurs Dramatiques)

Biography


Jean-Noël TRONC

CEO, Sacem

 

Biography

Nicolas SEYDOUX

Honorary Chairman of the Forum d’Avignon and Chairman of Gaumont

 

Biography