Meet the team



The Board of Directors

Alliance francaise Kuala Lumpur is run by an executive Committee formed of local francophiles who are elected annually. Their varied backgrounds assist Alliance Française in carrying out its core activities such as education and cultural events. 


YAM Tengku Zatashah Sultan Sharafuddin Idris Shah
President


YAM Tengku Zatashah Sultan Sharafuddin Idris Shah is a social advocate in Malaysia. She is Royal Patron for Make-A-Wish Malaysia, a charitable organization granting wishes to Malaysian children with critical illnesses.

Tengku Zatashah received France’s highest recognition award Chevalier de la Legion d’Honneur (Knight of the Legion of Honour) in 2017. She was also awarded Datuk Setia Sultan Sharafuddin Idris Shah (SSIS) (First Class) award in 2009 from Sultan of Selangor.

She is  a strong environmental advocate in Malaysia as Founder/Advocate of #sayno2plastic campaign and #zerofoodwastage campaign which she launched in 2016.  Tengku Zatashah was awarded ADEX Ocean Ambassador at ADEX Singapore 2019 for her work in environment. In 2020 she was invited to be one of the 250 speakers from 122 countries at the world’s largest sustainability expo in Paris at CHANGE NOW Summit at the Grand Palais, and the only speaker from Malaysia.
 
She is Board of Trustee to Selangor Youth Community (SAY), NGO for the youth community; of which one of her passions is supporting Klothcare Fabric recycling movement, she is also Board of Trustee on the Raja Muda Selangor Foundation for underprivileged children scholarships and training in the arts; and Chairperson to the Food Bank Malaysia Foundation.She is currently Board Director of public listed company InNature Berhad. 
 
Tengku Zatashah is a graduate with Magna Cum Laude from American Graduate School of International Relations & Diplomacy, Paris ; as well as Cours de la Civilisation Francaise de la Sorbonne in Paris, Finance executive program from INSEAD Business School (Singapore) and Women Directors’ Programme by Ministry of Women, Family and Community Development and NIEW.



Marie-Julie Wan Ullok
Marie-Julie Wan Ullok

Vice-President

Denis Henri Bastien
Denis Henri Bastien

  Vice President

Olivier Rives-Georges
Olivier Rives-Georges

Secretary

François Sachse
François Sachse

  Treasurer

Diana Khoo
Diana Khoo

Member

Farrah Vivien Raguet
Farrah Vivien Raguet

  Member

Dato Setia Aubry Rahim Mennesson
Dato Setia Aubry Rahim Mennesson

Member

Emmanuelle Marchand
Emmanuelle Marchand

Counsellor for cooperation and cultural affairs - French Embassy in Malaysia

Ex Officio Member

Jacques Bounin
Jacques Bounin

AFKL director

Ex Officio Member


Our native permanent Teachers

As a general rule, our teachers are native speakers of French.

Our teachers are either qualified FLE professionals (FLE stands for Français Langue Etrangère, i.e. French as a Foreign Language) or have an equivalent diploma/experience. They regularly attend  professional trainings.
Teachers who teach to minors are all experienced with children.


Rima
Rima
Salomé
Salomé
Karine
Karine
Christophe
Christophe
Morgan
Morgan
Anthony
Anthony
François
François
Frédéric
Frédéric
Jean-Luc
Jean-Luc
David
David
Celia
Celia

Admin team


Jacques Bounin
Jacques Bounin

Director

Mélodie Barthoux
Mélodie Barthoux

Deputy Director / Course Director

François Michel
François Michel

French Exams coordinator

David Terré
David Terré

Bangsar Branch Manager

Zulita Emy
Zulita Emy

Finance and Accounts

Julie Loffi
Julie Loffi

French Festival & Cultural Activities Coordinator

Lynnette Thor
Lynnette Thor

Marketing &Communication Coordinator

Ranjan
Ranjan

Liaison Agent

Marie Boudewyn
Marie Boudewyn

Head of Translation

Cassandra
Cassandra

Course Counselor / Private Tuition Coordinator

Adiba
Adiba

Course Counselor / Librarian

Marini
Marini

Course Counselor / Translation Coordinator


LORONG GURNEY CENTER

Address:
15 Lorong Gurney
54100 Kuala Lumpur
Phone: 03-2694 7880 / 2202 7285
Fax: 03-2693 0502
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BANGSAR CENTER

Address:
2nd Floor, 14 Jalan Telawi 2
Bangsar Baru - 59100 KL
Phone: 03-2694 7880 / 2202 7285
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