Grayling has been appointed to handle communications for
COMEX, the committee for economic expansion in Paris. Set up two
months ago by the city’s mayor and the chamber of commerce, the
committee is launching an international campaign to encourage
multinational companies to establish their headquarters in Paris.
Grayling’s joint managing director Daniel Verpeaux said that
Paris aims to compete with other European cities, such as London
The agency will advise COMEX on communications strategy, media
relations, conferences and events.