Nathalie Quéré is a corporate communication specialist with unique expertise in global brand and sponsorship management, international sport marketing and digital strategy.
She is currently Director of Corporate Branding and Digital at AkzoNobel, a position she has held since March 2012. Responsible for strengthening global brand reputation and further building the AkzoNobel brand around the world, she also looks after global sponsorships. Recent agreements include prestigious partnership deals with the Rijksmuseum and the Van Gogh Museum in Amsterdam, as well as the Cruyff Foundation and the Extreme Sailing Series. Nathalie is also responsible for AkzoNobel corporate digital strategy and online communications.
Prior to joining AkzoNobel, Nathalie worked for BT, where she gained extensive international experience by leading several high profile projects. This included heading up the activation of BT’s sponsorship of the X Prize Foundation, leading the international sailing sponsorship of Ellen MacArthur and taking charge of the international activation of BT’s London 2012 Olympics partnership.
She also managed the sponsorship of two successful campaigns during the 31st and 32nd Americas Cup and, while working for Infonet, managed a collaboration with Volkswagen during the Dakar Rally and World Cross-Country Championships in 2005.