The Board


Partner in Dentons’ New York of ce, where he works closely with the Firm’s global managing partner and Global Board on strate- gic development and management. He was previously global vice chairman of Dentons. François is engaged in the representation of French and other European companies in the US, as well as US companies investing in Europe in general and France in particular


President of MMS Advisors. Previously, President of FIAF since 2004, Marie- Monique Steckel has overseen a revitalization of the organization through a $20 million renovation and expansion of the building. FIAF’s cultural programming has broadened in scope under her leadership, placing increased emphasis on the diversity and richness of francophone cultures around the globe

Decorations: Chevalier de l’Ordre de la Légion d’honneur and Officier de l’Ordre du Mérite français




Former Director of the Information and Communication of the City of Paris. She funded the Fonds pour Paris – Paris Foundation in May 2015 at the request of the Mayor of Paris, Anne Hidalgo.

Deputy Director


Partnerships manager of the City of Paris from 2012 to 2015. She joined the Fonds pour Paris – Paris Foundation in September 2015.