Board Members

Dr SHAW Vee Meng
President

Chairman, Shaw Organisation Pte Ltd

H.E. Marc ABENSOUR
Honorary President

Ambassador of France to Singapore

Andrew LAU
Vice-President

Director, Blue Dots Pte Ltd

 

Jacky DEROMEDI
Vice-President

Managing Director, Aprim (Far East) Pte Ltd

Anne-Garance PRIMEL
Secretary General

Executive Director
Alliance française de Singapour

Pascal DemierrePascal DEMIERRE
Treasurer

Executive Director
Halcyon Agri Corporation Limited

 

Emi EU
Member

Director
Singapore Tyler Print Institute

Laurence HURET
Member

General Manager
Golden Capital Investment Ltd

Nathalie RIBETTE
Member

Theatre Producer / Director Sing’Theatre Ltd

 

Sher Yen WEE
Member

Director
Haneebee

Chor Lin LEE
Member

Chief Executive Officer
Arts House Limited

Pascal LAMBERTpascale lambert

Member

Societe Generale Group Country Head, Singapore and Head of Corporate & Investment Banking, Southeast Asia

Guillaume LEVY-LAMBERT
Member

Chairperson & CEO
Tyna Pte Ltd

François GUIBERT
Member

 

 

Staff

Executive Director
Anne-Garance PRIMEL
Deputy Director & Director of Studies
Cécile LE BRETON
PA to the Executive Director
Irene CHEW
Accountant
Monique MAILLARD
Deputy Accountant
Irene THAM
Communication Manager
Alizée SIRE
Pénélope MONTAZEL Communication Assistant
Registrar
Buci CHAN
Corporate and Private Courses Coordinator
Samuel DELAMÉZIÈRE
Registration Officers
Christine KWEK & June KOH
SISTIC cum Bookshop Assistant
Serena HO
Theatre Manager
Aziz AHMAD
Cultural Programming Manager
Pauline FERRÉ
Cécile DUFEU Cultural Assistant
Head Librarian
Catherine FOUCHER
Librarians
Laurence MILLEREUX & Dongmei WANG
Technician cum Houseman
Nicky WONG

Teachers

anne baillehacheAnne BAILLEHACHE
Anne holds a Bachelor in Child Developmental Psychology from the University of Franche-Comté. In 2000, she qualified as an elementary school teacher with the Elementary School Teachers Institute of Melun. After teaching in France, Anne moved worked at the Lycée Francais Georges Pompidou in Dubai, before moving to Singapore. Anne has more than 15 years of experience teaching adults and children.
jennifer boulandetJennifer BOULANDET
Holder of a Honours in French as a Foreign Language after a Bachelor’s degree in English literature, Jennifer has been teaching in the US (Pittsburgh), Indonesia (Bandung) and France (Tours) for the past ten years. She started working at AF de Singapour in 2009, teaching adults, children and corporate classes. She is particularly fond of photography, arts, music, history, culture and linguistics.
etienne dessautEtienne DESSAUT
Holder of a Master 2 in French Language, Educative Cooperation and Cross-cultural Relations from Lyon 2 University after History and Geography studies, Etienne began his teaching career at Alliance française de Lyon in 1998, before joining Alliance française de Singapour in 2005. Eclectic, he is experienced in literature, Asian cultures, journalism, photography, arts, movie reviews and writing.
benoit di menzaBenoit DI MENZA
French born Benoît has been working for Alliance française de Singapour for more than ten years. Graduated in French as a foreign language, he teaches classes from Beginner to Advanced students, either adults or children.
pierre duffiePierre DUFFIE
Graduated from Essec Business School in 1992, Pierre holds a Masters 2 degree from Grenoble 3 Stendhal University (2015). He has been teaching French for more than ten years including eight at Alliance française de Singapour. He teaches adults and children in group or private classes. He regularly teaches gastronomy classes sharing his love for good French food and wines. 
maria fontMaria FONT
Maria has over fifteen years of experience teaching adults and children. She taught French in France, Russia, Australia and Romania, before joining AF de Singapour in 2015. She graduated in French as a foreign language at the Sorbonne-Nouvelle University in Paris in 2000, and also holds a Master in Translation and Conference Interpretation. She speaks French, English, Russian, German and Romanian.
vincent guillaumeVincent GUILLAUME
Holding a Honours degree in French as a foreign language, Vincent has been working at Alliance française de Singapour since 2007 after teaching in Thailand. In addition to regular classes at all levels and out-tuition for companies, he handles French for Business classes and preparation courses for DELF/DALF exams.
emmanuel gouraudEmmanuel GOURAUD
Holding a Honours in French as a foreign language, Emmanuel has been teaching in Singapore for the past ten years. He teaches adults and children, general French classes as well as conversation and grammar classes.
guillaume hamelinGuillaume HAMELIN
Originally from Nantes, Guillaume has been working at Alliance française de Singapour since 2009. He previously taught in China (Shenzhen, Wuhan) and in Slovakia. He holds a Master 2 degree in French As a Foreign Language and teaches children, adults, in groups or private courses.
angie kohAngie KOH
For over 25 years, Angie has taught French at various local institutions and headed a Foreign Language Section. She has lived in France for 5 years. Awarded a French-Singapore Government Scholarship, Angie graduated with a BA Honours in the Sciences of Language from the Université de Franche-Comté. She also holds a Masters Soc. Sc. in Counselling from Swinburne University and obtained Associate status in Speech & Drama from Trinity College, London.
Pascale LAMBERT
Pascale holds a Bachelor in Education from Lyon University (France), a Masters in Economics from the University of Geneva (Switzerland) and a Masters in French as a foreign language from the University of Quebec (Canada). She has an extensive teaching experience acquired in France, Switzerland, the UK and Canada. She  joined Alliance Française de Singapour in 2012, teaching children, Francokids classes, adults and corporate groups.
Valérie Lefaix
Originated from Normandie, Valerie has lived in Scotland and Australia before landing in Singapore in 2000.  Since then, she has been living and teaching in the city that she now considers as second home.  Before joining the Alliance Française de Singapore in 2016, Valerie has worked for a great variety of public and in various institutions, including German European School, the Culinary Institute of America, INSEAD business school and NUS. Beside teaching, Valerie enjoys travelling, diving and loves all forms of arts which she appreciates to see developing and diversifying in Singapore. 
nour eddine larzhalNour Eddine LARZHAL
Noureddine Larhzal is originally from Morocco and has lived in Singapore for more than fifteen years. He graduated in Applied Foreign Languages at the Sorbonne-Nouvelle University in Paris and speaks Arabic, French and English. Noureddine has worked for Alliance française de SIngapour for many years, teaching children and adults.
Béatrice LEBRUN
After graduating in French Literature from the Sorbonne University in Paris, Béatrice continued her studies to become a knowledge manager and worked many years in French companies. She also obtained a Certificate in teaching of information and computer science and a University Diploma in French as a Foreign Language. She has taught at the Sorbonne University in Paris and is now teaching children and adult classes at AF de Singapour.
 Llily loyily LOY
After  obtaining a BA degree in French literature (University of London), Lily worked at a law firm in Paris and upon her return to Singapore, she undertook translation and interpretation work. She began teaching French at a private language centre and subsequently taught at MOELC. Since 2000 she has taught children and adults, on a part-time basis at the Alliance Francaise and has participated in the DELF/DALF examinations.
MARTINE MARIEMartine MARIE
Holder of a First Class Honours Bachelor Degree in Marketing and Management  from Northumbria University, Newcastle and Graduated as a French Foreign Language Teacher from Alliance française de Paris, Martine has been teaching at Alliance française de Singapour since January 2012, either to adults or children. She lived across different continents in North America, Europe, Africa and Asia and developed great cross-cultural capacities.

 

Franck MARRE
Franck has been teaching at Alliance française de Singapour since May 2004. He holds a Master’s Degree in Geopolitics (EAFIT, Colombia) and a Master of Science in Strategic Studies (NTU, Singapore). He is also totally fluent in Spanish. Since July 2004, he teaches the Actualité et Societés course, a weekly geopolitical analysis of international and French news, as well as classes for the general public.
janet martin-lauJanet MARTIN-LAU
Janet has been teaching at Alliance française de Singapour for the past twenty years and graduated in French as a foreign language in France. She also works in Singaporean universities. At Alliance francaise de Singapour, she teaches adult students, in group and private classes.
Dimitri MongeotDimitri MONGEOT
Dimitri Graduated from École Centrale Paris in 2007 and Columbia University of New York in 2008. Beyond engineering and finance, Dimitri has been teaching French and Sciences in France, New York, London, Hong Kong and now teaches French at Alliance française de Singapour from Beginner to Expert levels.
evelyne pellyEvelyne PELLY
Evelyne has started to teach at Alliance francaise in Nigeria, in the late 1970s. She graduated from La Sorbonne, Paris, in Linguistics, Literature and Culture. She obtained degrees from the Paris Franco-British Chamber of Commerce which offered an opportunity to move in the world of Commerce and Tourism and to teach adults in those areas. She started to work at Alliance francaise de Singapour in 2013 and teaches adults and children.
bernadette plichBernadette PLICH
Holding a BA in English from Paris VIII University and a Honours in French as a foreign language from Grenoble 3 university, Bernadette has been teaching at Alliance française de Singapour since 1999. She previously worked in Jakarta both at the French cultural centre and the French International School, as well as in Paris. In Singapore, she also teaches French at NTU and NUS.
christophe poirierChristophe POIRIER
Christophe first graduated in Visual Arts in 1989 (Bachelor’s Degree) and then in French as a Foreign Language in 2003 (Bachelor Honours). He has been teaching at Alliance française de Singapour since then. He previously taught in France and China and currently conducts phonetics classes, oral and written expression classes as well as general French classes for adults and children.
sushma rajeevSushma RAJEEV
After graduating from the Alliance française de Paris in French as a foreign language, Sushma has worked for Alliance française de Bombay (Mumbai) before joining Alliance française de Singapore in 2001. Sushma teaches toddlers, kids, teens and adults at all levels.
isabelle robinsonIsabelle ROBINSON
Born Canadian, Isabelle first studied Biology at a very high level and worked as a biologist but also acquired a great experience in teaching either French or English in Vancouver, Montreal, Bordeaux and now Singapore. Isabelle teaches either to children or adults.
Alice ROSSI
Alice completed a MSc in Psychology in Northern France and began working as a psychologist. She obtained the DAEFLE (Diplôme d’Aptitude à l’Enseignement du Français Langue Etrangère) in New Zealand in 2010. Alice has taught French to foreigners ever since, in New Zealand and in Chile, where she worked at Alliance Française in La Serena for two years. Alice teaches toddlers and children classes.
shenaz woozer Shenaz WOOZEER
Holding a Bachelor of Early Childhood Studies (Monash University, Melbourne), Shenaz teaches to children (bilingual classes), teenagers and adults. During the years she has worked at Alliance francaise de Singapour, she has gained a tremendous experience working with all kinds of publics and levels.