Emmanuel Hoog has been re-elected for a second three-year term to lead the Agence France-Presse.

“Video, multimedia and sports are, more than ever, the drivers of growth for sales in France and internationally for the coming years,” he said. “This offensive strategy is part of a five-year development plan that I will present in the fall. This plan should enable us to permanently strengthen our positive operating margin.”

The board of directors also welcomed a new state representative designated by the Minister of Economics and Finance: Christophe Beaux, a senior civil servant and president and managing director of the Monnaie de Paris.