• Silver Economy conference
  • Medieval Love - 2012
  • Silver Economy conference
  • An evening of poetry with Professor Lauren Rusk - 2013
  • Dean Saller - Lecture in Paris
  • Music & the Brain with Pr. Stanley Rockson - 2013
  • Rose Bowl game night - 2013
  • An evening of poetry with Professor Lauren Rusk - 2013
  • Silver Economy conference
  • Board meeting - 2013
  • Pub night - 2012
  • Google in Paris - 2012
  • MIT - Stanford Pub night
  • China and France - 2013
  • Silver Economy conference
  • Lyrical Afternoon with Troubadours, Song, and Poetry - 2011
  • Annual Holiday Dinner - 2012
  • Northwestern Oktoberfest
  • Google in Paris - 2012
  • Rose Bowl game night - 2013
  • Stanford & Kellog club of France - 2012
  • Wine tasting - 2012
  • Silver Economy conference
  • Google in Paris - 2012
  • Silver Economy conference
  • Annual Holiday Dinner - 2012
  • An evening of poetry with Professor Lauren Rusk - 2013
  • Annual Holiday Dinner - 2012


Bertrand Cochi

BCochiBertrand graduated from Ecole des Mines ParisTech and got is PhD from Stanford in Computer Sciences, Electrical Engineering and Statistics.

Bertrand served several international Companies ITT, CSEE, and Michelin in various Engineering Management Positions, responsible of the PNL of hundred Million $ projects and several hundred people teams.

Then as CEO he turned around one of Group Dynaction Machine Maker Company.

Today he manages Toyota Production System and Leadership Coaching Services to major International Companies.

Bertrand is doing business mostly in Europe.
His interests go to Education Entrepreneurship and Innovation.

He joined the Stanford Club of France board in 2012.



Frederic Chalot (also former President)



Guilain Hippolyte



Alexandre Becker

Paulo Castañon

Paulo Castanon - 2010-10-22 12.31.10Paulo graduated from Stanford University in 1996 from the MSc. Operations Research Program. Additionally, he has degrees from INSEAD – MBA 2002 and Monterrey Institute of Technology (ITESM) – BSc. Telecommunications Engineering 1992. Paulo has more than 20 years of experience as executive managing Operations, Information Technology and Business Development at international companies in France, China, USA & Mexico. Companies include Procter & Gamble, CEMEX, Brambles, i2 and E2OPEN.

He founded and is leading the Supply Chain and Operations club at the INSEAD Alumni Association, France. He is fluent in Spanish, French and English and has notions of Mandarin. Paulo enjoys and actively participates at international marathons and long distance triathlons.

Yves Codet (Former President)

Former SCF President

Yves graduated from Ecole Spéciale des Travaux Publics and got his MS from Stanford in Operations Research in 1968.

Yves worked with Port of New York Authority, Elf, Hoffmann-Laroche, La Rochette-Cenpa in EDP management. He then bought the French subsidiaries of WilliamHouse Regency an American company specialized in personalization printing. Yves also developed web to print software.

Yves is now retired in the south of France.

He joined the Stanford Club of France board in 1996.

Susan Cure 


Susan attended Stanford for 8 years, obtaining a BA in Biological Sciences and a PhD in Medical Microbiology.

She recently retired from teaching (American University in Paris, Hong Kong University) and research (immunodeficiency due to retroviruses before AIDS appeared, avian flu in Hong Kong ducks before anyone was interested and Human Genome Project when lots of people were interested).

She has 3 grown children, one of whom went to Stanford.

Portia Eltvedt (Former President)

Didier Lapalus

Evelyne Nguyen

Mihitha Nutakki

Jean-Paul Plantevin

Matthieu Rouif

matthieurouifMatthieu owns a Master of Science from Stanford (MS 2010), previously he attended the Ecole Polytechnique. At Stanford, experimenting with startup ideas, Matthieu learnt to program on iPhone and attended Stanford Ignite, an intensive program from the Business School to teach entrepreneurship. Moving back to France, he co-founded two mobile app startups and recently joined Stupeflix. In his free time, he is a startup coach at the Ecole Polytechnique. He also enjoys skydiving, tennis and running and he is in love with Brazil.


Deborah Rubenstein