François Ramaget is one of France’s most experienced corporate communication and public relations professionals. Before working for Aspect he led the corporate and public relations teams at Harvard Public Relations and TBWA\PR. He was also COO of Trimedia.
Francois has spent over 15 years advising senior communication leaders in both the public and corporate sectors to build and implement communication strategies that drive reputation and business performance. These include public organisations such as SIG (Programme d’action gouvernemental pour la société de l’information), www.servicepublic.fr, Cambridge University, Scottish Development International, the World Copyright Summit and corporates such as Michelin, Accor group, TNS, Microsoft, IBM, Danone and Ferrero.
Francois’ expertise includes brand positioning and messaging, issues management, speaker training, PR and online reputation strategies in the B2B and public sectors.
Laurence Colin is Senior director, specialized in high tech communication for B2B and B2C markets. She has a strong experience acquired both in PR agencies and in-house Communications departments. Laurence spent more than 20 years in managing media relations programmes in the IT sector for global players such as Novell, Lotus, Synoptics. From 1997 to 2003, she was Communication Director and a member of the board at Unisys France. From 2003 to 2006, she headed the external relations department at Sun Microsystems France.
Laurence’s expertise includes corporate positioning, brand image development and PR for technology products and online services. At Aspect, Laurence is conducting corporate and product communication programmes for companies such as Forrester Research, leading independent research company, Confused.com, pan European leader in online insurance comparison, Telefunken and AEG, leading brands in the consumer electronics market.
Evan is a communications and public affairs specialist. He has worked for corporates and trade associations across a wide range of sectors including: food and drink, chemicals and life sciences, extraction and energy, sport, and telecommunications; as well as non-profits and governments including the government of Georgia and Open Society Foundations.
Prior to joining Aspect, Evan was responsible for communications and public affairs for a major climate change research project in Paris, was a research assistant to a U.S. Congressman on Capitol Hill (on healthcare and financial markets reform), and worked in publishing and business intelligence.
A New Yorker by birth; a Londoner and Dubliner by upbringing, Evan has lived, worked and studied on three continents. A graduate of Sciences Po Paris, he holds a degree in Eastern European Studies and a master’s in Finance. In addition to his native English, he speaks near-native French, as well as Dutch, German and Czech.