Damien Chalaud is the Executive Director of the World Federation of Science Journalists. He graduated from the University of London – Goldsmiths College with a Masters degree in Communications and a Masters degree in Journalism. From 1993-1997 he was a journalist and producer at BBC Radio and the BBC World Service. In 1998 he joined the European Broadcasting Union in Geneva as Director of Eurosonic satellite operations. In 2001 he was appointed Director of the cross-media platform at RFO-France Télévisions. From 2004 to 2007 he became Director of content for the Radio France CityRadio network in Paris. From 2008-2013 he has been a project manager and consultant for different international broadcasters and web/mobile entities: BBC, CBC, Danmarks Radio, Radio-Canada, ARD, RTE, Vodafone, O2, etc.