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speaking on camera or in public.

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speaking on camera or in public.

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LiveSpeech is a joint platform set up by two communications professionals to help clients improve their public-speaking and media interview skills, in both English and French.

What we offer

Training in public speaking, radio and TV interviews, live or recorded.

Individual or group small workshops at a location of your choice: meeting room, office, studio.

We work both in French and in English

Our method

Meet the team

Etienne Duval

Etienne was educated in France and Britain. An Oxford graduate (P.P.E), he worked as a BBC reporter before going free-lance first in print and radio, then in TV. He worked for 30 years as a London-based correspondent for leading broadcasters, also reporting major news stories around the world. He now trains journalists and spokespeople, moderates international conferences, and is Communications Consultant for a charity.

Olivia Penichou

After graduating with Master’s degrees in Communications and in European Studies, Olivia started her career as Parliamentary Communications Officer for the French centrist U.D.F party. She subsequently managed Crisis Communications at the French Nuclear Authority, before becoming Communications Advisor to Christine Lagarde, then France's Foreign Trade minister. She is the founder-director of O2P Conseil agency, which advises corporate clients both in Paris and London.


Please don’t hesitate to get in touch if you have any questions or would like to learn more about how we can help you.

+44 (0)7785 346 356
+33 (0)6 07 08 91 47