Didier Guérin, President/CEO
Media Convergence Asia Pacific
Didier Guérin has launched or relaunched more than thirty on-line and off-line magazines throughout the world (including ELLE in the US), most of them in countries like China, South Korea, Taiwan, Australia and Japan (including the Japanese edition of VOGUE ).
As a former senior corporate executive in several major international publishing companies, Didier Guérin brings more than twenty years of magazine publishing experience. He was a senior executive with Hachette-Filipacchi Média and Condé Nast and served as President Asia-Pacific for both groups.
In 1999, Didier Guérin founded Media Convergence Asia-Pacific to develop and expand the presence of established media groups in the Asia Pacific region. Relying on its unique network of knowledge and connections in each market, Media Convergence manages or advises the local companies of several European or American – and local – publishers in the Asia Pacific region.
Didier Guérin is a member of the Asia Society. He holds a BA in Communications and a Law Degree from the University of Paris II. He also has a Master’s Degree from Michigan State University. In 2010, the French Head of State awarded Didier Guérin the Legion of Honour with the rank of “Chevalier”.