The founders

Jérôme Davant - Co-Founder and President

Jerome Davant is an attorney specialised in the protection of foreign investments in emerging markets. He has consulted for French and European energy, pharmaceutical and transport companies, and has lived in several countries, including China, Russia, India and Singapore. Jerome Davant graduated from Montpellier Business School and holds a post-graduate degree (DEA) in competition law and a PhD from the University of Montpellier.

Guillaume Pitron - Co-Founder and President

Guillaume Pitron is a journalist and filmmaker. His experience in producing some 60 reports across some 30 countries has led him to specialise in two areas: the African continent and the issues surrounding the exploitation of raw materials. Guillaume Pitron seeks to turn observation into action by bringing his specialist knowledge to public debate through Global Links. He holds a post-graduate degree (DEA) in law from the Paris universities, and a Masters in international law from the University of Georgetown (US).