As Operations Director for France, Cristina Bastea heads Newland Chase’s France operations. Based in Paris, Cristina leads a team that is responsible for providing strategic immigration advisory services to multinational and national companies operating in France. Cristina has more than fifteen years’ experience in global mobility with a focus on immigration and work authorization laws and processes in France. Prior to joining the company, she held several high-impact positions with major relocation firms. Cristina is a graduate of Lucian Blaga University in Sibiu with a Bachelor in Modern Language and is fluent in French, English, and Romanian.