Dassault Systèmes announced today that Murielle Martin, Dassault Systèmes Director of Professional Channel Online, has been elected to the board of the French-American Chamber of Commerce in New England. The French-American Chamber of Commerce is a bi-national, non-profit organization that aims to help improve economic, commercial and financial ties betweenFrance and the New England region of the United States.
“The French-American Chamber in New England fills a critical role in bringing together French and American businesses on both sides of the Atlantic,” said Valéry Freland, Consul General of France in Boston, MA. “It facilitates the transfer of business opportunities between the French and American economies and enables communication between its members, the trade and economic offices of France, and U.S. and federal agencies.”
Members of the Chamber include businesses and organizations such as Ipsen, Pact & Partners, Essilor, Veolia North America, Sanofi-Genzyme, Biomerieux, Merieux Developpement, Nanobiotix USA, Amadeus North America and Keolis North America.
“Dassault Systèmes is one of Europe’s leading technology companies and continues to be a major actor in the Boston area. The increased involvement of its executives in French-American relations is a great opportunity for New England,” said Patrick Bian, President of the New England FACC. “Murielle’s election to the board of the Chamber cultivates cross-cultural business activities between our two countries.” “As a Dassault Systèmes North America executive, I have witnessed the power of strong international business networking in New England,” said Murielle Martin. “I am fully committed to serving as an active board member of the New England FACC.”