CIFE  >  Who is Who


Executive Management

Matthias Waechter
Director General

Frédéric Lépine
Deputy Director General


Martine Guichard
Director of Administration, Human Resources and Quality Management

Danielle Pasqualini-Adamo
Accountant for budgetary management


Brigitte Barucchi 
Director's assistant

Raluca Darau
Assistant for Human Resources and Quality Management


Matthias Waechter




Director of the MAEIS Trilingual studies

Marie Mirkovic
Student services, MAEIS Trilingual studies

Verez Policy Paper Med Studies Europe Nice

Jean-Claude Vérez
Director of the MAEIS Mediterranean studies

Raluca Darau
Student services, MAEIS Mediterranean studies

Laurent Baechler
Director of the MAEIS European integration and global studies

Mélanie Ho Bao Loc
Student services, MAEIS European integration and global studies


Rachel Guyet
Director of the Master in global energy transition and governance

Ana Chokreva-Valette
Student services, Master in global energy transition and governance



Arnaud Leconte
Director of the Joint Master in global energy transition and governance



Valérie Charpentier
Responsible for the documentation service

Janny Schulz Berlin CIFE Nice

Janny Schulz
Coordinator of the full-time Master programmes in Berlin

Executive Master in EU Studies

Helgard Fröhlich
Programme Director



Camille Raffin
Senior Programme Manager

Leonore Schäfer
Programme Assistant

Aline Palige
Senior Programme Manager

Lucas Skupin
Media production Manager

EUCACIS & SEnECA Projects - EU - Central Asia 

Susann Heinecke
Senior Programme Manager - EUCACIS & SEnECA

Steffen Jäger
Programme Assistant

Tatjana Kuhn
Programme Manager SEnECA



Summer University Programme

Marie-France Perdigon
Director of the programme



Overseas University Programmes

George Tzogopoulos

George Tzogopoulos
Director of the Overseas University Programmes in relation with China



Sarah Bremm
Project Leader, Transatlantic Programmes

Schaefer Leonore CIFE OUP Berlin

Leonore Schäfer
Programme Assistant


Communication and public relations

Kristina Petersen
Public Relations Manager, Nice

Aline Palige
Public Relations Manager, Berlin

 Research and publications

Jean-Claude Vérez
Director of CIFE Policy Papers

Aline Palige
CIFE Policy Papers 

Laurent Baechler
Editor-in-chief of L'Europe en formation

Martin Molko
Editorial Assistant for L'Europe en formation



Emre Gür
Alumni Relations Director




Office in Brussels

Bruno Boissière
Director of the CIFE office in Brussels




Office in Istanbul

Emre Gür
CIFE Representative in Turkey




Office in Tunis


Riadh Jaidane
CIFE Representative in Tunisia

Boutheina Kouki CIFE Tunis

Boutheina Kouki
CIFE Coordinator in Tunisia