PARIS—Telecommunications giant Alcatel-Lucent has appointed Regine Coqueran-Gelin as head of corporate communications and corporate social responsibility. Based at the company's headquarters in Paris, Coqueran-Gelin will report to Stephen Carter, the newly appointed chief marketing, strategy and communications officer, upon his arrival on April 19.
In her new role, Coqueran-Gelin brings will lead the corporate communication and CSR function, overseeing media relations, employee communications, brand, advertising, and Web communications to support the transformation of Alcatel-Lucent.
Coqueran-Gelin brings more than 15 years of experience in communication and finance. Since 2006, she has been managing corporate media relations for Alcatel-Lucent. Prior to that, she held various positions in the corporate press office and in the financial corporate team as financial controller. She joined Alcatel-Lucent in 1997.