A French national, Daphné was born and raised in The Hague, the Netherlands. She is a Master in Management graduate from EMLYON Business School, France, with a specialization in Economics, Corporate Strategy, and Corporate Social Responsibility. Her interests in geopolitics and development have led her to work for various international organizations; from the European Space Agency office in Washington DC, to a European Sustainable Urban Development program (URBACT) in Paris, to the European External Action Service (EU Diplomatic Service) in Brussels. She also volunteered in Burkina Faso, gaining valuable on-sight experience of a developing West African country. More recently, she assisted the Trade Department of the US Embassy in Paris. Daphné is a 2014 Diplomacy and Diversity Fellow.
Updated January 2015