During the past months, the phenomenon of fake news has drawn significant attention from both researchers and… Read more
Alexandre Alaphilippe is the executive director of the Brussels-based nongovernmental organization EU DisinfoLab. After a degree in communications in his hometown of Clermont-Ferrand, France, Mr. Alaphilippe worked for four years as chief digital officer at the Clermont-Ferrand city hall. Since 2016, he has served as director of operations at the social media and EU affairs consultancy Saper Vedere, where he has emphasized the crucial role of civil society organizations in maintaining democratic values. As an established expert on disinformation, Mr. Alaphilippe co-founded the EU DisinfoLab in 2017.