Stephanie Verilhac, EU Affairs Manager, SIINDA


Stephanie has been SIINDA EU Affairs Manager since SIINDA’s creation and was formerly the EU Affairs Officer at EADP.

She also is the owner of SVM Consult, which provides unique public affairs services intertwined the with event management to combine an accurate sector-specific package for the data industry. She manages the European and regulatory affairs for SIINDA, the Search and Information Industry Association.

Stephanie has B.A in Political Science from the Institute of Political Science of Grenoble and a Master in European Affairs from University of Paris. She has worked in the European Parliament at the Secretariat service of the EPP and was rewarded the Francois Fontaine prize for her work on the EU opening to the Visegrad countries. She began her work with EADP in 1999 and was the EU Affairs officer until the merger. During her years with EASDP, she actively took part in European conferences encompassing both legislative, strategic and organizational approaches to our industry.

As a French native grown-up close to French Alps, she enjoys a lot skiing and mountain hikes. Out of an intense professional life, her 3 kids aged 12, 11 and 6 also keep her quite busy. And as they are big football fans, they like when SIINDA conferences take place in Champions’ league cities!!