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Jean-Pierre Elkabbach announces organisational changes at EUROPE 1


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Paris, August 31, 2007

Jean-Pierre Elkabbach, Chairman of Europe 1, has signalled a new phase in the company’s development by reorganising the structures into two segments: Broadcast – Editorial, on the one hand, and Functional, on the other.

In the Broadcast – Editorial segment, he has decided to appoint:

  • Benoit Duquesne to the position of Editorial Director. Benoit will join his new colleagues at Europe 1 on 3 September. He will be supported by Jérôme Dorville in the position of Deputy Director
  • Olivier Beneuf, will take on the role of Broadcast Director for Europe 1 and Director of Operations
  • Muriel Hees is the station’s Programming Director
  • Anne-Marie Moreau will assume responsibility for editorial coordination


In the Functional segment, he has appointed:

  • Anne Fauconnier to the post of General Secretary Europe 1
  • Marc Gonnet to the post of Marketing and Advertising Communications Director
  • Hervé Lenoir to the post of Head of Digital Projects for Europe 1

With these appointments, Europe 1 is perfectly positioned for the new season and the changes that will be announced next Tuesday.

Press contacts:

Anne Labasque - tel. 33 (0)1 47 23 19 22 - 

Laetitia Brechemier - tel. 33 (0)1 47 23 19 22 -

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