Philippine van Tichelen


A graduate of Sciences Po and Ecole de Guerre, Philippine has over 12 years of international experience. She started her career in the French administration, at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Ministry of Defense. She then spent 3 years assisting Bolloré Africa Logistics' Corporate Secretary on various matters from crisis management to business intelligence, from compliance to CSR. She joined Havas Paris International Consulting in 2015 and has been supporting its clients – foreign governments, international institutions and multinationals – on their various reputational communications challenges since then. This covers national branding, attractiveness strategies, corporate communications, CEO and Ministers' personal branding. She has a special expertise of the African and Middle Eastern regions, having worked/lived/traveled extensively to these regions for 10 years. Philippine is Vivendi's travel and tourism expert, managing the travel vertical of the entire Vivendi group, called HERE.