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Christine Legrand

Master graduate in Marketing and Law from Paris IX DAUPHINE University, Christine has joined the press group "l'Etudiant" as an advertising coordinator in 1980. Since the beginning of her career, she has been focusing on creating Communications and Public Relations services for different institutions, all in the higher education field. She has been successful in climbing the ladder to become the Director of Communications and Industrial Relations for CPE Lyon ( Ecole Supérieure de Chimie Physique Electronique de Lyon)

Key member of CPE Lyon administration, she is a member of the Executive Board and is taking part in the overall strategy of the school. Specialist in international and cross-functional relations, she took part in various projects in France, Europe, China and North America.

Now considered as a communications specialist, Christine has proven track records of service implementation. She has successfully managed various teams in delivering outstanding results for the different institutions she has worked for. Deeply convinced that networking and multicultural aspects are the keys to good communication jobs, she is a member of the Executive Board for various higher education or scientific association (FGL, ARCES, EFCE, AGERA, Club de la communication Rhône-Alpes)

Christine is President of EUPRIO, European association of communicators in higher education.