Marc Lévy, the French literary sensation

With the combined worldwide sales of his nine novels -translated in 41 languages- exceeding the…

Rachel Johnson: bestselling author, magazine editor…and sister of Boris

Thanks to a mix of irreverent humour and wittiness, Rachel Johnson (44) has become one…

Sir James Dyson : The “Gyro Gearloose” of British engineers

Like his creations, James Dyson (64), made famous by the invention of the bagless vacuum…

Mourad Mazouz, the king of London nights

With his restaurants, bars and clubs (Momo, Sketch, Double Club…), Mourad Mazouz has left his…

David Downton, Fashion Illustrator and Claridge’s Artist in Residence

Best known for his classically elegant, yet contemporary, illustrations of style icons such as Catherine…

Catalina Guirado: Music Prodigy, Model and Art Curator

Discovered by British Vogue’s booking editor aged 15, British model Catalina Guirado (37) has appeared…

Patrick Cox, Shoe Maestro and Sex (Cake) Shop Owner

Canadian Patrick Cox (47) has made his name by designing shoes for Elton John and…

Vanessa Branson: Art Patron, Hotelier, Little Sister…

Vanessa Branson (51) might have a more famous big brother, but within the London art…

Nicolas Anelka, the Man behind the Football Star

The talented (ex-)Chelsea footballer is as famous for his brilliant game on the field as…

Designer Nicole Farhi: French chic, London style

The famous French designer was born in Nice in 1946 in a Turkish immigrant family….

Alastair Campbell, Novelist and Political Animal

The former Spin Doctor in chief might have turned his back on politics for a…

Sir Stuart Rose: not just a boss, an M&S boss

As the head of the quintessentially British Marks & Spencer, Sir Stuart Rose (60) is…

Roland Mouret, the most glamourous French in London

Roland Mouret moved from his native France to London in 1991, where he has become…

Betty Jackson, the “grande Dame” of English fashion

To celebrate the start of London Fashion Week (18-23 Sept) and its 25th Anniversary this…

Ron Arad, the London King of Contemporary Design

The London-based artist and architect, born in Israel in 1951, is without a doubt one…

Geordie Greig: the best connected man in town

Few know the British capital better than Geordie Greig (49), the editor in chief of…

Arnaud Vaissié: a French Success Story in London

When Boris Johnson recently visited International SOS for the opening of its new headquarters in…

Edouard Courtial: Ministerial Visit at the New French Bilingual School

The CFBL ( Collège Français Bilingue de Londres ») received on 6 March its first…

Resistance Fighters, Gestapo Survivors and Heroes

French Resistance heroes Stéphane Hessel (93) and Raymond Aubrac (96) were in London on the…

The London Mayor and the French Hooker (rugby style only)

Inviting the irrepressible Boris Johnson -Mayor of London, former political journalist and author of the…