OUR TEAM

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Magali, founder of d’Unique Ceremonies, ran the business by herself until 2012 when her longtime friend Virginie joined the adventure and started to officiate in the South of France, closely followed by Estelle, who joined the team in 2014 to take care of the French clientele.

Over the following years, Richard, English-speaking, joined the team as well as Sebastien who celebrates ceremonies in French in the region of Tours. Finally, Sara, Gabriel, Pascale & Séverine became team members in 2018. All bilingual, they cover the Dordogne & neighbouring areas, Brittany & Occitanie.

Read more about the Unique Ceremonies Celebrants below.

Magali, celebrant since 2009 – Nouvelle Aquitaine

My name is Magali. I am French born in Normandy and I live near Poitiers in the Poitou Charente region or Nouvelle Aquitaine region as it is now called. I have lived in the UK for over 10 years where I held several marketing management positions. In 2006 I moved back to France and decided to work as a freelance translator.

You may be wondering how, as a professional translator, I became a wedding celebrant and ended up creating Unique Ceremonies in 2009.

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Virginie, Wedding Celebrant since 2012 – Provence Alpes Côte d’Azur
My name is Virginie. Magali and I have been friends for over 20 years. We completed the same studies and went to the same university. Later on we worked abroad and we regularly met in all corners of the globe. Thanks to our experiences, we both learned about the many cultural differences, which we found extremely interesting.
In 2011, Magali offered me to join her in this new venture
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Richard, Wedding Celebrant since 2016 – Nouvelle Aquitaine

My name is Richard. I am British and recently acquired French citizenship as I have lived in France near Poitiers for over 10 years. I have an engineering background and I joined Unique Ceremonies in 2016. I celebrate wedding ceremonies in English for an international clientele who wishes to gather family and friends in France to celebrate their love with a personalized wedding ceremony with a French touch.

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Pascale, Wedding Celebrant since 2019 – Dordogne & neighbouring departements

My name is Pascale. I am delighted to join Magali’s team with Unique Ceremonies and I look forward to being your wedding celebrant. Would you like to know a little about me? Here we go! I am a French and Canadian citizen.

I have lived in Canada for the last 23 years. Family reasons have brought us back to France.

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Severine, Wedding Celebrant since 2019 – Brittany

My name is Séverine. I have recently and happily joined Unique Ceremonies and I am covering the Brittany region which I settled in just over 2 years ago.

You have elected Brittany to hold your wedding ceremony. Here is already something we have in common! I got married in Morbihan one year ago and had a wedding ceremony at home, surrounded by my loved ones.

To find out more about me… Read More

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Gabriel, Wedding Celebrant since 2019 – Occitanie

Dear Bride & Groom,

My name is Gabriel and it is a pleasure to be part of Unique Ceremonies with Magali as your future Wedding Celebrant.

I am Franco-Portuguese based in the South West of France and I initially trained as an Economist and a Translator in five languages. As part of my day job, I deal on a daily basis with translation, team coordination and training in the field of Intellectual Property and Oil and Gas.

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Sarah, Wedding Celebrant since 2019 – Occitanie

Dear Readers,

I am very pleased to have the honour to introduce myself as the new addition to the wonderful Unique Ceremonies team.

My name is Sara! I am a French born citizen of the world and I am completely fluent in English thanks to my globetrotting way of life.

I have had the chance to see a lot of our beautiful planet and met people from literally everywhere (or almost!).

To find out more about me… Read More

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