Consul General Fabien Fieschi meets with Governor Deval Patrick

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De la gauche à la droite: Fabien Fieschi, Consul Général de France, et Deval Patrick, Gouverneur de Massachusetts. Photo du Governor’s Press Office

November 1st, 2012 – This morning Fabien Fieschi, Consul General of France, met with Deval Patrick, Governor of Massachusetts, at the State House in Boston to discuss the economic ties between France and Massachusetts, the French scientific community of Boston, and the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy in Massachusetts.

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De la gauche à la droite: Fabien Fieschi, Consul Général de France, et Deval Patrick, Gouverneur de Massachusetts. Photo du Governor’s Press Office

Addressing the economic bonds between Massachusetts and France, Consul General Fieschi and Governor Patrick recognized the strength of these connections, acknowledging the importance of such ties for future transatlantic trade, investment, and cooperation.

As evidence of this international cooperation, the French scientific community has a very strong presence in Boston, taking advantage of the city’s reputation as a high-tech hub and research center.

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De la gauche à la droite: Deval Patrick, Gouverneur de Massachusetts, et Fabien Fieschi, Consul Général de France. Photo du Governor’s Press Office

Consul General Fieschi and Governor Patrick then discussed the recovery of Massachusetts from Hurricane Sandy, which in recent days has caused large-scale power outages and flooding in many parts of the state. Consul General Fieschi, echoing a similar message expressed by the French government in Paris a couple of days ago, spoke of his heartfelt sympathy for those recovering from the storm. He offered his support for Governor Patrick as well as all Massachusetts residents who are struggling to regain normalcy in the aftermath of the hurricane.


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De la gauche à la droite: Deval Patrick, Gouverneur de Massachusetts, et Fabien Fieschi, Consul Général de France. Photo du Governor’s Press Office



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Photo du Governor’s Press Office

Dernière modification : 01/11/2012

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