Christopher Cripps
Christopher Cripps
Senior Advisor to the President for Global Engagement
Sorbonne University, France

An American based in Paris, Christopher has served in leadership roles in the International Higher Education sector for over 30 years with an emphasis on International Strategy and Development, Transnational Education, Study Abroad, Branding, and Marketing. Christopher is currently the Director of International Development at Sorbonne University. Previously, he had been the Director of International Affairs at PSL University, Ecole Centrale Paris (now CentraleSupĂ©lec), and Grenoble Ecole de Management. Christopher served on a panel of experts commissioned by the French Prime Minister’s Office to advise the government on strategic options for the internationalization of French Higher Education. He is a frequent conference speaker on International Higher Education topics, a consultant to HEIs worldwide, and a certified executive coach.