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The team

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The permanent members

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The qualified members

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The team

The Foundation team is dedicated to the project and grows as the different spaces open.

César Giron

President

César Giron is a company head. He is the CEO of Martell Mumm Perrier-Jouët.

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Nathalie Viot

Director

Nathalie Viot is a historian of art and critic. She was a contemporary art advisor for the City of Paris between 2004 and 2013. She co-directed the artistic accompaniment of the T3 Eastern tramway, before joining the Mamco in Geneva as the general coordinator of the museum’s 20th anniversary. Her career combines artistic direction, curating exhibitions, teaching, production of cultural and artistic events. She also co-directed the Gallery Chantal Crousel in Paris and produced during 4 years the radio program Dialogues on France Culture. Nathalie led the prefiguration of the Fondation d’entreprise Martell with Less is More Factory, that she founded in 2014 with Maxime Heylens and Philippe Bissières. She is the director of the Foundation since January 2017.

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Maxime Heylens

Cultural development
& partnerships manager

Maxime Heylens is a project manager. He has a dual background in management of cultural institutions that he studied at Sciences Po Lille, and in art history after two years at the Ecole du Louvre and the Sorbonne. Maxime worked for 3 years for the Consortium, center of contemporary art in Dijon, mainly on international projects (Venice, Doha, Gwangju). He co-founded Less is More Factory in 2014 with Nathalie Viot and Philippe Bissières. He joined the Foundation in September 2017.

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Juliette Nosland

Visits & Events
manager

Juliette Nosland is a cultural engineer. She has a double degree in History and Criticism of the Arts and in Information Communication at Rennes II University before studying the international art market at ICART Paris. Juliette has worked at the Tornabuoni Gallery (Paris), the Institut Français Culturel (Naples), the Peggy Guggenheim Collection (Venice) and the Venice Biennale. She joined the Foundation in June 2018.

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BOARD

The permanent members

César Giron

CEO at Martell Mumm Perrier-Jouet

Pierre Joncourt

Vice-President Cognac at Martell Mumm Perrier-Jouët

Axelle de Buffévent

Creative director at Martell Mumm Perrier-Jouët

Philippe Guettat

CEO at Pernod-Ricard Asia

Colette Barbier

Director at Fondation d'entreprise Ricard

Philippe Macquet

CFO at Martell Mumm Perrier-Jouët

Cristina Germaneau

Winegrowers relationships at Martell&Co

Antoine Firino Martell

Direct descendent of Jean Martell

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The qualified members

María Inés Rodríguez

Contemporary art curator, Bordeaux

Aric Chen

Design & architecture curator, Hong-Kong & Shanghai

Alexandra Cunningham

Design curator, New York City

Zayd Minty

Managing director at Creative City South, Johannesburg