Advisory Board

Frédéric Rozé

The Maison Française benefits from the leadership and support of its distinguished Advisory Board.


Advisory Board to the Columbia University Maison Française and Department of French

Frédéric Rozé, Chief Global Growth Officer Emeritus, L'Oréal; Advisory Board Chair

Stéphane About, CEO, Société Générale, Global Banking and Investor Solutions

Emmanuel André, Chief Talent Officer, Publicis Groupe

Mohamed Bouabdallah, Cultural Counselor, French Embassy in the U.S., ex officio

George E. Bushnell III, Senior Vice President & Deputy General Counsel, Vivendi S.A.

Charles Knapp, President, The Knapp Family Foundation

Damien Laban, Acting Consul General of France in New York, ex officio

Paul LeClerc, President Emertitus of NYPL, Director Emeritus of Columbia Paris Global Center

Shanny Peer, Director, Columbia Maison Française, ex officio

Emmanuelle Saada, Chair of the Department of French and Professor of French and History, Columbia University, ex officio

Sir Martin Sorrell, Executive Chairman, S4 Capital

Domna Stanton, Distinguished Professor of French, Graduate Center CUNY

Ion Yadigaroglu, Partner, Capricorn Investment Group

Mischa Zabotin, Partner, Lisula Financial Advisors