A graduate of École Supérieure du Commerce Extérieur, Stéphanie Rismont Wargnier began her career as a communications and public relations consultant in the agrifood industry. From 2000 to 2002, she handled press relations in the office of French Agriculture Minister Jean Glavany. She then joined Danone Group, where she served as head of Press Relations and Crisis Communications (2002), assistant head of Group Communications (2005), head of Institutional Affairs for Danone Fresh Dairy Products France (2008), and as the Group’s Chief Corporate Communications Officer for both internal and external communications (2011). In 2016, Ms Rismont Wargnier joined the Carlsberg group as company secretary and member of the Kronenbourg SAS Executive Committee. From May 2017 to September 2019, she served on the staff of French Labour Minister Muriel Pénicaud as communications and media advisor.