Managing Director, FACC

Martin Bischoff is Managing Director of the French-American Chamber of Commerce in New York City. In this role, he is responsible for overseeing the operations of the organization, including fundraising, budgets, board meetings, elections, committee development, increasing membership and administering the Chamber's J-1 Visa program.

Prior to joining the FACC, Martin was CEO of Labrador Regulated Information Transparency, Inc., a Paris-based company that files financial statements with the SEC and produces annual reports and proxy statements with a goal of making these documents more useful and readable for investors. During Martin's tenure at the head of the U.S. subsidiary, the company grew from start-up phase to earning more than $1 million in revenue with clients that included many Fortune 500 companies.

Prior to joining Labrador, Martin Bischoff previously served as Managing Director at the French-American Chamber of Commerce for more than seven years. From 1991-2001, he worked for France Telecom, both in New York and in Paris, rising through the organization to become Director of Business Development for France Telecom's internet subsidiary in the United States. Martin worked for 3 years as an Adjunct Professor of Multicultural Communications at New York University's School of Continuing and Professional Studies. He consults regularly with French and American expatriates on cultural issues related to doing business on the other side of the Atlantic.

Martin holds a MBA in Management, Information Systems and International Business from New York University's Stern School and a B.A. in French and Spanish from Le Moyne College.