Marion Darrieutort

Published on October 23, 2017

CEO Elan-Edelman | France

Marion Darrieutort

Marion Darrieutort is CEO of Elan-Edelman, a communications agency recognized for pushing boundaries and offering clients a new experience of public relations. An expert in corporate communications, she manages diverse facets of her clients’ reputations, from their social image to their image as employers, financial entities, leaders and citizens. She closely advises business leaders in their media relationships and speaking engagements, helping them to build their public image.

Darrieutort began her career at Lancôme International before joining French PR agency i&e in 1998, where she was in charge of major consumer accounts. In 2002, she joined TBWA, where she became Deputy Director of the Public Relations division, managing media relations, public relations and crisis communications for clients such as Carrefour, Cetelem, BNP Paribas, Microsoft, Accor, Danone and Pfizer. In 2006, she was hired as Managing Director for France by Edelman, the world’s largest independent PR agency. In 2008, she founded Elan-Edelman, which became France’s largest independent communications consultancy.

Darrieutort holds a degree from the European Business School and a DESS from CELSA Paris. She is a member of the think tank “Entreprise et Progrès” and a co-founder of TEDxWomen in France. In June she was elected President of Syntec Etudes et Conseil.


Read the article on the Panel Discussion focused on Citizens: “Citizens Mean Business, and Companies Know It” to which she participated.

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