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Dr. Vanessa Marcié

Resident Expert on Inclusive Leadership with Humour

Executive Master of Business Administration Marketing management, strategy & entrepreneurship University of Cambridge PhD. Management & Marketing Communications Magna Cum Laude –Nice Côte d’Azur University

Vanessa helps executives harness the power of humour in their leadership. As an international keynote speaker and researcher, Vanessa also lectures for some top business schools such as Cambridge Judge Business School, HEC Paris, Toulouse Business School and Edhec Business School. Her research work on Humour and Leadership has been published in the Financial Times and The European Business Review and she regularly contributes to the French economic newspaper La Tribune and Harvard Business Review France. Vanessa is also a Cambridge Wo + Men’s Leadership Centre Associate.

Vanessa is also a seasoned professional with more than 20 years of experience in communication, marketing and business development, including as Vice President for London and Partners, the Mayor’s promotion agency in London.

Vanessa has been selected to be one of the TEDx ESADE 2021 and TEDx Cambridge University 2021 speakers.

And if that’s not enough, Vanessa also moonlights as a stand-up comedian in London and Cannes where she regularly performs.