Business France [fr] [sv]

Mission and presentation

Business France is the national agency supporting the international development of the French economy, responsible for fostering export growth by French businesses, as well as promoting and facilitating international investment in France.

It promotes France’s companies, business image and nationwide attractiveness as an investment location, and also runs the VIE international internship program.

Founded on January 1, 2015 through a merger between Ubifrance and the Invest in France Agency, Business France has 1,500 personnel, both in France and in 70 countries throughout the world, who work with a network of public- and private-sector partners.

Business France’s three missions are:

  • Fostering export growth by French businesses.
  • Promoting and facilitating international investment in France.
  • Promoting France’s companies, business image and nationwide attractiveness as an investment location.

The Stockholm office has 15 employees who are all experts in their fields and speak both French, Swedish and English. We publish reports and studies, provide a wide range of customized services, such as mediation of business partners and contacts, market analysis, information and advice. We also organize events and exhibitions in specially selected sectors or on special occasions.


Business France
Storgatan 11
114 44 Stockholm
Phone: +46 0(8) 545 89 150


Ms Yvane Bocchi-Wirman

Mr. Gilles Debuire
Deputy Directeur

Ms Maria Mouradian
Head of HR

Ms Laura Vuillemin
Management Assistant

Food and wine

Ms Cecilia Ekfeldt
Senior Trade Advisor

Ms Manon Clément (VIA)
Trade Advisor

Industry and cleantech

Ms Aurélie Devidal (On parental leave)
Senior Trade Advisor

Mr. Antoine Lanternier (Replacement parental leave)
Trade Advisor

Mme Eva Grosbois (VIA)
Trade Advisor

Fashion and lifescience

Ms Soline Rémond
Senior Trade Advisor – Nordic Referent Fashion & Lifescience

Ms Bérengère Dubeuf
Trade Advisor

Tech & Services

Ms Justine Vautrin (On parental leave)
Trade Advisor – Nordic Referent Tech & Services

Mr. Pascal Lamorte (Replacement parental leave)
Trade Advisor

Foreign Investment

Ms Linnéa Hassner
Business Development Manager

Mr. Axel Berggren-Lagercrantz
Business Development Manager - Nordic Referent FinInvest

Ms Sandrine Ciupek
Business Development Manager

Communication & V.I.E. Trainee Program

Mr. Maxime Krummenacker
Communications manager, V.I.E Program Manager


Updated 16/12/2019

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