Helle Kristoffersen is a French national, born in Denmark in 1964. Having occupied the role of Deputy Director of the Total Group from January to December 2011, she has been Director of Strategy and Economic Intelligence since January 2012.
From 1994 onwards she mainly worked for the Alcatel Group, which is now Alcatel Lucent. After holding a number of positions within this Group, she was the Strategic Vice-Chairman between 2005 and 2008. She then served as Senior Vice-Chairman for Vertical Markets between January 2009 and December 2010.
Helle Kristoffersen is a graduate of the prestigious French universities École normale supérieure and ENSAE (École nationale de la statistique et de l’administration économique).
She holds France’s highest honour, as a Chevalier de la légion d’honneur.