Vice President Europe
Allam Advisory Group
Emmanuelle is Vice President Europe with the global strategy consulting firm Allam Advisory Group, a team of former C-level executives and high-ranking diplomats that specializes in helping businesses expand their operations globally. Prior to joining AAG, Emmanuelle worked at the World Trade Organization where she advised governments and C-level executives on market access and trade policy issues and strategies, including four years as counselor to the WTO Director-General Pascal Lamy. She has an in-depth knowledge of international trade issues and strong experience in trade negotiations and communications. While in the Cabinet, Emmanuelle helped shape the strategic direction of the Organization and represented the Director-General on the UN Chief Executive Board. Before joining the Cabinet, she spent several years assessing trade policies of governments wishing to join the WTO and advising them on how to improve their business environment. She managed, among others, the accession processes of Algeria, Lebanon, Russia, Saudi Arabia, and Vietnam. In 2007, she was granted Vietnam’s medal of friendship for her work on their accession. Before joining the WTO in 2002, Emmanuelle worked for the Organization of Economic Cooperation and Development, putting in place the Stability Pact Anti-Corruption Initiative, which assisted South Eastern European states curb corruption. Emmanuelle is a board member of several associations and Vice-Chair of a French Regional organization for the protection of the environment.