CEO of WAN-IFRA
Vincent took up duties as Chief Executive Officer of the World Association of Newspapers and News Publishers (WAN-IFRA) on 1st October 2012. Prior to joining WAN-IFRA he worked in the office of the French minister of Culture and Communication where he was responsible for newspapers and new media as well as the “états généraux de la presse écrite”, the French government’s response to the economic difficulties facing the newspaper industry. Peyregne started his career in the news industry in the early 1990s, holding various managing positions in media houses in France, Spain and Switzerland. He is a founding board member of the French-language chapter of SND (Society for News Design) and for several years has been a member of ESOMAR and INMA.
Project Director at GAMI
Stephen is the Project Director for the Global Alliance for Media Innovation. He joined the Association in 2008 after working for the Council of Europe in the Media and Information Society Division. Over the years at WAN-IFRA, he has worked on several different projects namely Media Development programmes, event management and Legal Affairs. He has a Masters degree in Multimedia Law from the University of Strasbourg.
Andrea joined the Global Alliance for Media Innovation as Project Coordinator in 2017, and is mainly responsible for the Research & Innovation Projects that GAMI participates in (INJECT, CPN, Media Innovation Mapping). She gets most energy from projects like these that bridge research and practice, applying new insights about media innovation to real-life situations. This is also the focus of her ongoing PhD-research and research projects at the University of Groningen. Before joining GAMI, she worked as a (freelance) journalist and researcher.