THE TEAM

Franck LE MESTRE

Franck LE MESTRE

DIRECTOR

In 2013, after spending time at the Normandy National Stud of Haras National Du Pin, he brought his valuable experience to Maisons-Laffitte. He is in charge of managing his different teams on the training tracks and the racecourse in view of providing racing’s professionals, as well as visitors and users of the horse town with the best service. He makes sure that France Galop’s policies are applied on the ground.

Christian COUILLARD

Christian COUILLARD

HORSE RACING & TRAINING

Together with his teams, he is in charge of the maintenance and state of the tracks, including the grass, sand and fibre sand tracks at the training centre and horseracing. Respecting the park’s environment, he ensures that the tracks are in good order on a daily basis regardless of the weather.

Remy DELAVAULT

Remy DELAVAULT

ESTATE

From the racecourse to the stables, the versatile Estate team never stops. He manages the works undertaken by his team and external contractors.

Isabelle PEREZ

Isabelle PEREZ

SECRETARIAT

She wears many hats. In charge of the reception, she does the secretarial work for the racecourse and the training centre. She creates the link with racing’s professionals and ensure the communication of information internally, as well as externally. She is also the go-to person for further education.

Frédéric LEAV

Frédéric LEAV

ELECTRICITY

He is in charge of many things. From sound to video, electricity to IT and fire prevention, he works with a team of two people. He looks after the maintenance of the electrical facilities on the racecourse, as well as at the training centre and the Estate, including the stables and lodgings.

Patricia RAVALLEC

Patricia RAVALLEC

ACCOUNTANCY

She is the go-to person for anything regarding accountancy. In charge of the control of the budget, she also looks after the staff and human resources. Sophie Carrara assists her in all of these matters..