Prof. Dr. Christine de PanafieuFounder and Partner
Christine created Cosight, an international trend consultancy based in Paris, in 2000. Linking business proposals to customer perspectives is her mission and passion – be it for marketing, innovation or strategy.
Prior to Cosight, Christine was board member of Sociovision and RISC , in charge of international development.From 1971-1986 she pursued an academic career in Sociology and Philosophy (Ph.D. in 1977 and State Doctorate in 1979). She held academic positions in Germany and in France, lecturing in the fields of sociology of knowledge and technology, gender studies and ethno-methodology and semiology.
Christine was involved in the creation of new universities and the reform of academic courses in lower Saxony, Germany. She also worked as a consultant for the World Health Organization and UNESCO on pilot projects.
Speaks English, French and German fluently.