Our Team


Dynamic and experienced: La French Touch Conference is fueled by our international team’s ambition to promote French entrepreneurial talents across the globe.

Our business event also benefits from strong and important support from the ecosystem, whose actors contribute each year to make our projects a success.

A group of talents with experience in the fields of entrepreneurship, international event planning, and communication. 
Our team is dedicated to nurturing La French Touch Conference and to developing the company's international projects and global business
events. 

Their main ambition: promoting French entrepreneurship and building bridges between international entrepreneurial ecosystems.

Gaël DuvalCo-Founder & President
Cédric GiorgiCo-Founder, Curator & Host
Lucie RochProject Director
Valérie BihetHead of Production - US
Éric TiebHead of Production - Paris
Valérie BenjaminHead of Production - Paris
Njara ZafimehyLa French Touch Conference Toronto
Maryse BengeLa French Touch Conference Toronto
Gianluca GallettoUS Correspondant
Maxime AlexandreTeam La French Touch Conference Toronto
Michèle Konan-FerrandOrganization & Communication
Alexandre ChatelierCommunication & Partnerships
Léa RouéEditorial Communication
Juliette de SarnezProgram & speakers