Our team

The office

A team of 3 people is at the Dispensaire Français every day from Monday to Friday, running the medical and health clinics, advising and helping people in need and running the daily operations of the Dispensaire :

  • Jérôme Walczak-Capèle – Director
  • Anne Castellani – Healthcare Assistant
  • Fanny Dulin – Receptionist and Administrative Manager

The medical team

General practitioners and specialists, both French and English, work on a voluntary basis according to availability.

General practitioners

  • Dr Zoe Bellamy MD, general practitioner
  • Dr Odile Lhopitallier MD, general practitioner, president of the Medical Committee of DF-SFB
  • Dr Odile de Mesmay, MD, general practitioner
  • Dr Laura Munoz MD, general practitioner
  • Dr Hélène Nguyen MD, general practitioner
  • Dr Olivier Reymond MD, general practitioner

Specialists Physicians


  • Dr Isabelle Roussin, cardiologist


  • Dr Sophie Bouvresse, dermatologist


  • Dr Victoire de Castelbajac, Medical Chambers


  • Mr Hamid Daya, BSc MBChB FRCS, consultant Ear, Nose and Throat Surgeon, St George’s Hospital


  • Dr Sophie Batut, paediatrician
  • Dr Sophie Flammarion, paediatrician


  • Dr Caroline Pontvert, psychiatrist


  • Anne Castellani, nurse
  • Gaelle Texier, nurse


  • Huguette Lelong, nutritionnist
  • Nathalie Vauterin, nutritionist


  • Mr Romain Luquet, physiotherapist, osteopath MCSP
  • Ms Céline Wolff, osteopath


  • Christine Julien-Laferriere, physiotherapist
  • Benjamin Perfetti, physiotherapist
  • Pascal Rodriguez, physiotherapist


  • Ms Vanessa Berdugo, DESS clinical and pathological psychology
  • Ms Anne Bizot-Burgess, accredited by the British Association of Counselling and Psychotherapy and British Psychoanalytical council. Couple Therapist, trained at Tavistock Centre for couple Relationships
  • Ms Cindy Caraguel, clinical psychologist
  • Ms Laura Chamouard, clinical psychologist
  • Ms Nathalie Dubreuil, MBPsS, psychologist in charge of the youth center
  • Ms Fanny Gapenne, clinical psychologist
  • Ms Beatrice Granger, clinical psychologist
  • Ms Camille Lheureux, clinical psychologist
  • Ms Daphne Pajot-Aymé, clinical psychologist
  • Dr Julien Quertainmont, occupational psychologist
  • Ms Caroline San Juan, neuropsychologist
  • Dr Salima Schreiter, PhD social psychologist / psychologist, TCC
  • Ms Mathilde Trosdorf, clinical psychologist, researcher


  • Ms Malika Van Grutten, DE


  • Ms Vahiria Janbon, child psychotherapist – MBACP

Speech therapy

  • Ms Anna Lalot, speech therapist
  • Ms Pauline Yvelin, speech therapist

CQC consultant

  • Martha Walker, CQCConsultancy

The social team

Club and visits team

  • Fleur Bérard
  • Blandine Charteris 
  • Elisabeth Chermette (in charge of the social committee)
  • Florence Cousyn
  • Christine Ettinger
  • Véronique de Gennes
  • Kim Gudenus
  • Gabrielle Monville
  • Egidia Poloni
  • Cécile Rochdi
  • Astrid Topiol

The trustees

A team of 13 trustees guides the direction and governance of the Dispensaire Français – Société Française de Bienfaisance :

  • Cécile d’Angelin – President- London Representative Institut Montaigne
  • Blandine Charteris – Former Director of the Dispensaire Français – Société Française de Bienfaisance
  • Laurent Debacker – Derivatives Broker
  • Fiora Giorgini Mallevays – Partner, Savigny Partners LLP
  • Julie Lamirel – Fund manager
  • Odile Lhopitallier – General practitioner, BUPA Cromwell Hospital, London
  • Odile Lombard Mourre – Risk Analyst
  • Elisabeth Maxwell – Partner, Mazars LLP
  • Dr Laura Munoz – General Pratctioner, Medical Director
  • Olivier Nicolay – CEO
  • David Stockley – Former President and CEO, EMI International
  • Brigitte Williams – Director, Derek Williams Films Editor Limited