Irene Toporkoff

Irene Toporkoff

Co-founder

Irene Toporkoff is the co-founder of Worldcrunch, and was formerly the CEO of Angie Interactive and Ask.com France. She has also worked at the telecommunications company Wanadoo /Orange in France.

Jeff Israely

Jeff Israely

Co-Founder

Jeff Israely is the co-founder and editor of Worldcrunch. A former Time magazine bureau chief in Rome and Paris, he has also been a correspondent for the Associated Press, Boston Globe and Oakland Tribune. He teaches at the Graduate School of Journalism of the Institut d'Etudes politiques de Paris (Sciences Po).

Benjamin Sabbah

Benjamin Sabbah

Chief Operating Officer

Benjamin Sabbah, Chief Operating Officer of Worldcrunch, has worked 12 years in several management or strategic positions within the sales and marketing department of Agence France-Presse (AFP). Benjamin teaches economics of the media industry at Ecole Supérieure de Journalisme (ESJ) / Sciences Po Lille.

Bertrand Hauger

Bertrand Hauger

Content Director

Bertrand Hauger is a graduate of La Sorbonne Nouvelle school of bilingual journalism, and joined Worldcrunch in 2011 after a brief stint as a journalist in a local newspaper in his native eastern France.