Ile de France / Paris

A major European capital with an illustrious history, Paris is among the world’s leading centres of business activity. In addition to being the world’s number two city for international organisations and strategic functions, it is one of the top three destinations in the world for industrial and service sector locations.

The Paris region excels in a wide range of sectors, from cutting-edge fields such as biotechnology and 3D animation to more traditional sectors such as aerospace and automotive industries. Paris is home to 8 competitiveness clusters, fostered by France’s national competitive cluster policy. For more detailed information, please visit

The chamber recently moved its Parisian headquarters, which are now situated in the 2nd arrondissement, near to the historical Paris Bourse and at the heart of the French capital’s central business district.

The office is headed by the chamber’s CEO, Catherine Le Yaouanc, who joined in 1993, and who has since spearheaded a renaissance of the chamber. Today membership is at more than 700 organisations, ranging from large multinational companies to small SMEs and entrepreneurs. Contact details for the Paris office can be found below:


Catherine LE YAOUANC
Directeur Général
Franco-British Chamber of Commerce and Industry
10 rue de la Bourse,
75002 Paris

Tel:  +33 (0)1 53 30 81 30
Fax: +33 (0)1 53 30 81 35 

Email: Please use our Contact Form