Founder and Director
Pascal Boniface is a French geopolitologist, specialising in the geopolitics of sport, and was one of the pioneers of its study in France. A recognised researcher in his field of study, he is the author of more than 70 books on international geopolitical issues. In 1990 Pascal Boniface founded the Institute for International and Strategic Relations (IRIS), of which he is still the director today. IRIS is one of the main French centres for research on international issues and has been recognised as a public utility since 2009. Since 2016, Pascal Boniface also has a YouTube channel called "Pascal Boniface "Comprendre le monde"", on which he discusses international issues and geopolitical news in various formats.