Marie-Josee Andrieu (Paris, FR)

With more than 25 years in Public Administration, global ICT and consulting roles Marie-Josee brings exceptional experience to the International Business Development efforts of COGNEGY.

Before joining COGNEGY, she served as Regional Director for Select USA, the federal government agency of the U.S. Department of Commerce. Based in the US Embassy in Paris, she focused on attracting Foreign Direct Investment from France, Belgium, the Netherlands and Luxemburg into the USA. In charge of marketing, sales, finance and operations, she identified more than 450 projects. She was also key to setting up 15 companies in the US, mainly in the ICT, Aerospace and Manufacturing industries, representing 50 M$ in revenues.

Previously, she served as Deputy Regional Director Southern Europe for Innovation Norway. Here she assisted her Norwegian clients, mainly SMEs and start-ups, active in the ICT, Renewable Energies and Food sectors, with their efforts to export and to set up abroad.

Marie-Josee earned her Global Executive MBA from TRIUM, a joint program from NYU Stern - HEC School of Business - LSE London School of Economics and Political Sciences.

She is active as a mentor in several French accelerators and incubators, as well as at the American Chamber of Commerce program for Women entrepreneurs. She is a French citizen and a US resident, and loves to travel extensively.

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