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Automobile editor-in-chief - Paris-Match (French weekly)

Lionel Robert is a journalism graduate who joined the French publishing house Hachette Filipacchi in 1991 as the Assistant Editor-in-chief of Auto Moto magazine. He worked for this particular magazine until 1999 when he then focused his energies on creating the web site

From there he moved over to Excelsior Publications as Editor-in-chief of Automobiles Classiques from 2001-2003.

Since 2004, Lionel Robert has worked for media giant Lagardere Active; first on Driven magazine (2004-2008), then Onze Mondial (2006-2008) and currently Paris Match magazine. He writes a weekly automotive column, "Vivrematch Auto".

He is currently the creator and organizer of the Automobile Awards since 2018.