PARIS: French Prime Minister Lionel Jospin, who will soon announce
his candidacy for the upcoming presidential elections, has named
Nathalie Mercier his image consultant.
Mercier is currently with Euro RSCG. She advised the Mauritian prime
minister in his unsuccessful campaign, and was communications advisor to
Senegalese President Abdou Diouf, who lost to the current head of state
Also expected is an appointment that should see the arrival of Jacques
Seguela, a founder of Euro RSCG and the architect of Francois
Mitterrand's 1981 victory.