Originally from the French Alps, she holds a Master’s degree in French as Foreign Language from Université Artois. She teaches all levels from toddlers to adults. Before joining AF in 2022, Jessica taught French in the German part of Switzerland. She likes making jokes and playing games in class.  





Holding a master’s degree in law, Astrid begins her career as a lawyer in Lyon. She moved to Singapore 5 years ago and graduated as a French Foreign Language teacher from Alliance Française de Paris. She joined Alliance Française de Singapour in 2021. She teaches adults, children, and corporate classes. She enjoys sharing her French culture and the richness of the French language.

Emmanuel CHARON 

Holding  a Master’s Degree in  French as a Foreign Language, Emmanuel worked for 18 years in the French Cultural Center in Hanoi. He also worked in Vietnamese universities. Emmanuel teaches teens and adults at all levels in group or private classes, and also preparation courses for DELF/DALF exams. 




With a literary and linguistic background, Sabina obtained a Master's degree in Arts and Literature at the INALCO University in Paris. Her passion for languages has turned into a desire to share through teaching which she did for two years in France before joining Alliance Française de Singapour. She teaches children as well as adults and corporate classes. Sabina's classes are based on empathy, role-playing and the study of authentic French cultural resources to enable learners to approach their future exchanges with confidence. 

Guénaelle DERIAN



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. He has taught in MOELC for a few years as well as in an international school. He is also teaching now at Ngee Ann Polytechnic and NTU.


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.

Emmanuel GOURAUD

Holding  Master 1 Degree  in French as a Foreign Language, Emmanuel has been teaching in Singapore for the past eighteen years. He teaches adults and children, general French classes as well as conversation and grammar classes.


Holding  Master 1 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.

Guillaume 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 group or private classes.


Originally from the beautiful South West of France, Vincent first got a Master in Bordeaux Business School. He then embraced a career in education and taught in Paris for five years. Adding to his Master in Education from Sorbonne University, he’s also certificated by Liege University in FLE. Eclectic, versatile and passionate, he’s now grateful to share his love of French in Singapore. 

Martine MARIE

Holder of a First Class Honours Bachelor's 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, to adults and children. She lived across different continents in North America, Europe, Africa and Asia and developed great cross-cultural capacities.


Janet has been teaching at Alliance Française de Singapour for the past twenty years and graduated in teaching 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.


Originally from Provence, Priscille graduated with a Law degree before deciding to travel to Asia. She moved to Singapore 5 years ago and calls this Little Red Dot home. 
Additionally, she graduated from Alliance Francaise de Paris and is currently finishing her Master's programme in French as a Foreign Language from Université d'Angers.

Bernadette PLICH

Holding a BA in English from Paris VIII University and  Master 1 Degree  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 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.


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 Singapour in 2001. Sushma teaches toddlers, kids, teens and adults at all levels.


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.

Guillaume SIMON

Guillaume holds a master’s degree in public law and political science and is a specialist in territorial reform. Guillaume also graduated as a French Foreign Language teacher from Alliance Française de Paris specializing in French for specific purposes. He has collaborated in France with public institutions for legal and strategic consulting missions, concerning territorial reform and relations between the parliament and local authorities. In Asia for 6 years, he joined AF team in 2021.


Holding a BA in English, Medjie is a native French speaker that first started teaching back home in Mauritius in 2012 as a school teacher. Then she started teaching French in Singapore under another company in 2018, before joining the AF Team in 2019, teaching both toddlers and kids. Medjie is currently in the process of completing her DAEFLE exam.



Nicolas holds a Bachelor’s Degree in English, a Degree to teach French as a Foreign Language and a Master’s Degree in Linguistics. After qualifying as a certified teacher, he taught English in various secondary schools in Reims, France. Following that, he also worked as a sales administrator to obtain more professional experience. He now teaches teenagers and adults, in group or private classes, at Alliance Française.


Holding a Bachelor's Degree of Early Childhood Studies (Monash University, Melbourne), Shenaz teaches 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 public and levels.


After a MBA and Master in economics, Sasa managed various hospitality companies in Europe, Africa and Asia. In 2017, Sasa moved to Vietnam and worked as a French teacher to share his love for his culture and language. He stayed in Singapore a couple of year in 2009 but settled definitely in 2020. Since April 2021, he has been enjoying teaching the French language and culture to his students at all levels, at Alliance Française de Singapour. 


Shiow Nern TAN (Addie)

Addie has been designing and conducting service language training programmes for the hospitality industry in the past 15 years. Apart from her professional discipline in applied linguistics as well as qualification in translation and interpretation, she has cross-cultural work experience locally and abroad as well as an excellent working knowledge of the service industry. She speaks English, Mandarin and French.





Xin Ya LIM