Our Team

Director

Jappert_JulianJulian JAPPERT @JulianJappert

Julian is a founding member of the think tank and has been heading Sport and Citizenship since September 2007. He is a former legal expert and lobbyist in the sports business sector. Today, he utilises his knowledge and experience for the betterment of society, notably within universities, NGOs, European institutions and for Paris’ candidacy for the 2024 Olympic Games.

 

Deputy Director / Editor-in-chief

Landa_SylvainSylvain LANDA @LANDASylvain

Sylvain holds a Master’s degree in sports law and joined Sport and Citizenship in April 2008 after having been a legal editor with the Editions Législatives

In 2009, he became  the editor-in-chief of Sport and Citizenship’s journal . Since then, he has been involved in numerous projects and oversees the activities of the Think Tank’s Scientific Committee at the French level. Sylvain is also responsible for the drafting of grant applications.

 

Development Manager

Antoine PANICALLI

After the obtention of his Master’s degree in Economics and Management of Sport from the University of Paris Dauphine, Antoine worked for over 10 years in the Sports Business industry. In fact, after 8 years spent at the French Athletics Federation as deputy marketing director, he then worked at the research institute  KantarSport as director of development. Ever fascinated by sport, Antoine has become an expert in Sports Business with dual expertise in sales and marketing . He joined Sport and Citizenship team in July 2016 as head of development and partnerships.

 

Communications Manager

Chargée de Communication Sport et CitoyennetéNoémie GINGUE

Noémie’s educational and professional background essentially revolve around forgeign languages, communications and international relations.  After a course in Applied Foreign Languages and a Master’s in Languages and Intercultural Communications, she had several positions as communications assistant. Noémie joined Sport and Citizenship in November 2016 as communications manager.

 

Head of projects

Kiera WASON MILNE

She joined the Brussels’ office in September 2017 as project officer.

 

 

 

Project manager

Hugo RUBION 

Specialized in sociology of sport within the STAPS Master Degree in “Development, Integration, Sport and Culture” in Rennes, after training in law and political science, he joined Sport and Citizenship in January 2020 as project manager. He is now responsible for measuring the social impact within the Think Tank.

 

 

Graphic designer

Florian UGUEN 

Young graduate of two-year university degree in technology and internet. He joined Sport and Citizenship team as a graphic designer.

 

 

Communication and event assistant

 

Maëva FROGER

Graduated with a Bachelor in Communication and Events. She assists our communication manager in his daily tasks.

 

 

Accountant

 

Dolores MONTAUDON

Accountant

 

 

Translator

Jacky RACINEUX

Franco-British, Jacky moved to France in 1999. She is a professional translator and  has provided Sport and Citizenship her support and expertise since its inception. Her main responsibility entails the translation of content for Sport and Citizenship’s bilingual journal.

 

Virginie BLANCHARD

Human ressources manager.


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