Yannick Le Bourdonnec

Yannick is an expert in strategic communication and media relations.

Formerly, chief editor of French leading business daily Enjeux Les Echos and director of the Nouvel Economiste, Yannick is a well-known media figure in France.

After two decades working as a journalist, he joined global communication consultancy Publicis Consultants in 2004 as a partner, where he specialised in crisis communications. In 2007 he became senior vice-president of Publicis consultants while overseeing the management of its content creation/publishing subsidiary agency Verbe.

In 2009, he founded and chaired YLB Conseil, a strategic communication boutique agency. He notably ran media strategy campaigns for international corporations such as L’Oreal, Veolia Environnement, Eiffage, the gourmet food company Fauchon, the restaurant conglomerate Groupe Le Duff or the French association for pensions AFER.

Yannick graduated from Science Po Paris, he is fluent in FR & ENG.