Cécile Lejeune

  • CEO, VMLY&R Paris, France
  • Executive Jury

Before joining VMLY&R Paris, Cécile graduated from EBS (European Business School) in 1993 and started her career at TBWA working mainly on Danone. She then moved on to BBDP&Fils at the creation point of the agency in France. Cécile later joined BBDO in 1999 where she took on leads such as Pepsi Worldwide, Masterfoods Europe and Wrigleys Europe. To enhance her international experience, Cécile took on the General Direction of the BBDO Agency in Turkey for two years before joining Publicis in 2007 as Global Client Officer managing Worldwide brands like Orange, Coca-Cola, Carrefour, Heineken, ST Gobain and Engie. For over 2 years, Cécile has worked with VivaTech and therefore is very close to the Tech and Start-up world in France. Cécile’s goal has always been to build strong brands through creativity and technology, making them more connected, aspirational and ultimately more attractive.

Cécile Lejeune