Director, special initiatives at Global Footprint Network
Laetitia Mailhes is passionate about bringing complex, critical stories and messages to the world with a view to causing a positive impact. In her role at Global Footprint Network, she focuses on developing strategies, relationships, and content that enhance the accessibility and relevance of the organization’s findings so they can become integrated in the public debate.
Laetitia boasts more than 20 years of experience in journalism, communications, and advocacy work. The Silicon Valley correspondent of the French Financial Times for 10 years, she also had her work published in business magazine Stratégies and French national daily Libération among others. She was also a regular contributor to various radio news programs in France and Switzerland. The co-author of two books about food systems, she has written extensively in English and French about sustainability issues. Her writing has appeared on GreenBiz, Care2, MomsRising.org, and more.
A Sciences-Po Paris graduate, Laetitia earned her M.Litt. in International Security and Conflict Resolution at the University of St. Andrews, Scotland, and her M.A. in International Journalism at City University, London.