Chancery [fr]

Organization Chart

M. François REVARDEAUX,, Minister Counsellor, Deputy Head of Mission
M. François-Joseph SCHICHAN, Political Counsellor
Mme. Elisabeth MEYER, Political Counsellor
M. Tristan FABIANI-PRADEILLES, Political Counsellor
M. Arnaud BALNER, Political Counsellor
M. Nicolas WUEST-FAMÔSE, Political Counsellor
Mme Eloïse PIERRE, First Secretary
M. François JOUFFROY, First Secretary
Mme. Victoire RACT-MADOUX, Head of Ambassador’s private office, deputy press counsellor & spokesperson
Mme Marie-Christine BOURGUIGNON, Secretary-General (Administrative)
M. Alexandre AUDDIN, Paymaster


The political chancery comprises, in addition to the minister counsellor who assists and, as necessary, stands in for the ambassador in all his/her duties, a number of counsellors, secretaries and attachés. Each deals with a particular category of political issues.

A diplomat’s role is:

- to inform the French government about British policy, both domestic and foreign.
- to represent and defend French foreign-policy positions with the British authorities, notably the Foreign Office.
- to participate in the organization of official visits to the United Kingdom.


French Embassy in the United Kingdom
58 Knightsbridge
London SW1X 7JT
Tel: +44 (0) 20 7073 1000 (switchboard)

Published on 09/10/2019

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