The Paris Peace Forum team works throughout the year to prepare for the annual event, but also to support global governance solutions, driving impact on an international scale and building long-lasting partnerships.

Justin Vaïsse


Founder and Director General of the Paris Peace Forum, Justin Vaïsse previously led the Centre for Analysis, Planning and Strategy at the French Ministry of Foreign Affairs from 2013-2019. Justin Vaïsse also served as Director of Research at the Brookings Institution in Washington (2007-2013), with a focus on transatlantic relations and European foreign policy. A historian specialized in international relations and American foreign policy, Dr. Vaïsse has written and co-authored numerous works translated in multiple languages, and has held teaching positions at the Paris School of International Affairs of Sciences Po, and School of Advanced International Studies of Johns Hopkins University.

Marc Reverdin


In March 2018, Marc Reverdin was appointed Secretary General of the Paris Peace Forum. Beginning his career in 2011 as a diplomat at the French Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Paris, he specialized in European issues following classical and international studies. He then became political advisor at the French Embassy in Rome. In 2016, he joined the offices of the French Prime Minister as diplomatic advisor to Pascal Lamy, Special Envoy of the French bid for World Expo 2025.


Vivien Lubczanski
Chief Operating Officer
Katherine Brown
Operational Assistant, Intern
Nicola Cui
Accreditations Officer
Kim-Chi Guyon
Event Manager
Léah Le Piver
Event Planning Officer
Maria Betania Nescier
Volunteer Program & Guests Experience Manager


Adrien Abécassis
Executive Policy Director
Jérôme Barbier
Head of Outer Space, Digital and Economic Issues


Anne-Cécile Kaplan
Program Director
Fadwa Abdel-Mawlla
Program Officer
Bao Khanh Le
Program Officer


Robin Nataf
Projects Director
Solène Gautreau
Projects Officer
Elise Veyssière
Project Support Officer
Aurélie Villaespesa
Junior Projects Officer

Public Relations

Benjamin Brockt
Head of Protocol
Mélissane Blottière-Mayo
Deputy Head of Protocol
Michelle Djong Hui Ing
Public & Diplomatic Relations Officer
Astrid Laville
Public & Diplomatic Relations Assistant, Intern


Nicolò Conti
Communications Director
Maxime Berri
Digital Communications Officer
Laura Delaunay
Digital Communications Officer
Amanda Mehtala
Communications Manager


Remy Stuart-Haentjens
Partnerships Director
Valentine Bekka
Partnerships Officer
Gabriel Butin
Partnerships Officer

Assistants & Support Functions

François Bournand
Finance Planning & Analysis Manager
Astrid Chabert
Human Ressources Manager
Louise Coulibaly
Executive Assistant, Office Manager
Sébastien de Turenne
Mathilda Piazzon
Legal Intern
Janina Wietschorke
Personal Assistant to the Director General

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