Peace and Sport International Forum 2022


Sophie Lorant

Paris 2024

International Relations Director


A graduate from the Paris Institute of Political Studies (Sciences Po Paris), Sophie Lorant started out in humanitarian aid and then worked as a TV news journalist before setting up her own audiovisual production company. In 2007 she became the parliamentary advisor to Fadela Amara, Secretary of State for Urban Policies. She then joined the London 2012 Organising Committee of the Olympic and Paralympic Games as the continental manager for the national olympic committees of Africa. After successful Games, she became the Head of NOC Services at the Baku 2015 European Games Operation Committee in Azerbaijan. Sophie Lorant joined the Paris 2024 Bid Committee as International Relations Director. Following the success of the French bid, she took up the same position with the Organising Committee for the Paris 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games, in charge of international cooperation, relations with National Olympic and Paralympic committees, Protocol, Olympic and Paralympic Family services and language services