Advisory council

The Council consists of up to 66 members of the Chamber – including our 18 Board members - and hosts 2 sessions per year with a view to advising the management of the Chamber on its strategic decisions. The role of the Advisory Councillors is also to increase the effectiveness of the Chamber by actively participating in and leading its activities and to help recruit new members.

The Advisory Council

Peter Alfandary
Head of French Team, Reed Smith LLP, Senior Vice President
Alexandre Covello
Founder & CEO, AngelsCube Limited
Olivier Nicolaÿ
Managing Director Chanel UK and President of the UK and other Americas Region Vice President
Maxime Holder
Chairman PAUL UK Ltd
Nicolas Ribollet
Executive Director Head of International Desk Mazars Business Advisors Treasurer
Louise Tingstrom
Partner Finelk
Fabrice Bernhard
Co-Founder and CTO Theodo
Bénédicte Duval
General Manager UK & Ireland Air France KLM
Pascal D’hont
Founder Eliotus Ltd
Gilles Normand
CEO Swinton Group
Sadia Ricke
Chief Country Officer Head of Coverage and Investment Banking UK Société Générale
Arnaud Vaissié
Co-founder, Chairman & CEO International SOS President CCI France International Vice President
Estelle Brachlianoff
Senior Executive Vice- President, UK & Ireland Veolia President
Geraldine Fabre
Partner Head of French Group Sherrards Solicitors
Helena Kavanagh
Managing Director JCDecaux UK Ltd Vice President
Catherine Palmer
Legal and Administrative Director Joseph
Emmanuelle Ries
Managing Partner ebl Miller Rosenfalck
Fabienne Viala
Chairman Bouygues Construction Vice President
Alexis de Bretteville
Deputy CEO, at Morgan Philips Group
Marie-Caroline Frochot
Partner Lewis Silkin LLP
Elisabeth Markart
Managing Director Barkston Consulting
Laurent Pillet
Managing Director Pernod Ricard UK
Arnaud de Saint Exupery
Area Vice President/ General Manager C/O Hyatt Regency London- The Churchill
Guy Wieynk
CEO Publicis UK & Nordics
Stephen Burgin
Additional Director of the Chamber Deputy President
David Glass
Consultant Irwin Mitchel LLP
Jean-Noël Mermet
Founder & Managing Director Frenger
Stéphane Rambosson
Honorary President Sciencespo
Peter Smith
Partner Constantin LLP
Robert Carey
Strategy and Network Director easyJet
Florence Gomez
Managing Director The French Chamber
Bertrand Michaud
Managing Director Hermès (GB) Ltd
Tanuja Randery
CEO & Founder PowerWomen Network Vice President
Olivier Carret
Vice President UK Nuclear Project ENGIE Energy Europe
Brian Gosschalk
Head of President’s Office Ipsos Vice President
Jules Minvielle
Founder – CEO Mozoo
Peter Stevens
Partner, Business Law Department TWM Solicitors LLP
Jean-François Cécillon
Managing Director & Senior Advisor Waddington Custot Galleries Ltd
Aino-Leena Grapin
CEO Winch Design
Jeanne Monchovet
Founder Olystix
Marc Reboux
Senior Director – EMEA Office and Tenant Representation CBRE Ltd
Dominique Tai
Associate, French Group Manager Browne Jacobson LLP
Victor Chavez
CEO Thales UK
Philippe Henry
Global Head of Corporate, Financials and Multinationals Banking HSBC Bank Plc
Olivier Morel
Partner & Head of International Corporate Investment Cripps LLP Vice President
Rupert Reece
Managing Partner Gide Loyrette Nouel
Alexandre Terrasse
Partner Edwin Coe LLP
Laurence Colchester
Director Bitter Lemon Press
David Herbinet
Partner, UK Head of PIE & Global Audit Leader Mazars
Ray Newton
Advisor to the Chairman Radisson BLU Edwardian Hotels
John Rees
Trade and Investment Director Government of South Australia
Marc de Thomasson
Director Victanis Advisory Services
Hugo Fry
General Manager Sanofi UK
Mike Hughes
Zone President UK & Ireland Schneider Electric
Nick Crossfield
Managing Director UK & Ireland Alstom
Katherine Bennett
Senior Vice President Airbus
Jonathan Chippindale
Chief Executive HOLITION Augmented Retail

Honorary advisory Councillors

Pascal Boris CBE
Chairman & Non-Executive Director Honorary President
Elisabeth Delahaye
Honorary Councillor
Gérard Ocquidant
Honorary Treasurer