Gérard Askinazi


Gerard Askinazi is a communications specialist for corporate and institutional influence and for the organization of public events and major global conferences in France and on the International stage. He has been organizing most important economic and political events for over 25 years. He is working in more than 75 countries worldwide. He participated in the organization of the World Economic Forum in Davos, in New York, Sharm El-Sheikh, Amman and organized several summits for the IMF and a number of UN conferences. He has organized numerous events and conferences during the French Presidency of the European Union as well as prestigious events such as the World Policy Conference, the 20th anniversary of the Fall of the Berlin Wall, commemorations of the 70th anniversary of General de Gaulle’s call on June 18, 1940, the Global Sports Forum in Barcelona, ​​G20 ministerial meetings, opening ceremonies of the World Festival of Black Arts in Dakar, that of the Games of La Francophonie in Nice or the State visit of the President of the French Republic to Qatar. Gerard Askinazi is the former Vice President of Publicis Events Worldwide and the former President of Havas-Euro RSCG Worldwide Events. He is now President of Agence Publics, agency specializing in public, political and institutional communications, which he founded in 2010. He is a French Foreign Trade Advisor and a Knight of the Légion d’Honneur .