Myriam Boisbouvier-Wylie is the Honorary Consul General of France in Melbourne. She is the Founding President of the Bastille Day French Festival of Melbourne; a member of the advisory board of the French Australian Chamber of Commerce and Industry; and an advisor to two Associations she created in 2012 and 2013, Melbourne Accueil and French Assist Melbourne. Myriam holds a degree in Business Law from the Panthéon-Sorbonne University in Paris and an MBA from Tulane University, USA. She has worked in investment banking in New York and had her own practice as a lawyer in Monaco, her country of birth. From 2003 till 2009, she was President of the Parents’ Association of the French School in Melbourne.
With her husband, she established The John and Myriam Wylie Foundation, which provides support to organisations in education, social inclusion, indigenous affairs, sport and wellbeing, and community interests in Australia. Myriam is also a member of the advisory board of Tanarra Philanthropic Advisors, which helps Australian charities to reach their full potential. In recognition of her work for the French Republic, Myriam has recently been appointed an Officier de la Legion d’Honneur, having previously been appointed a Chevalier of this award. She is also a Chevalier de l’Ordre des Palmes Académiques. A resident of Australia since 1996, Myriam and her husband John live in Melbourne and have four sons.