Agathe Destresse

Agathe Destresse

Senior Associate, France Programme


About me

Agathe is a Senior Associate for the Transport team at the ECF in France. She is based in Paris.

Before joining the ECF in June 2021, she worked as a corporate public affairs manager at Air Liquide, a global leader in gases, technologies and services for industry and health. Before that, Agathe spent two years in Johannesburg, opening alone the African office of Edap TMS, a company acting in the field of therapeutic ultrasound. She also spent one year in one of the two biggest car producers, Renault, as an environment & energy public affairs officer. She has a strong appetite for political issues and institutional game.

Agathe studied law at Panthéon ASSAS, holds a master in journalism from the UTS in Australia, and a master in International Relations from ILERI.

Agathe is passionate about travel, she did a world tour and has lived in the United States, Australia and South Africa.