Who We Are



Co-Founders



Susan Zeitouni
susan@agoodstart.fr

Bi-national Italian/American born and raised in Rome, Italy, relocated to Long Island, N.Y., Spain and France. BA Boston College. Professional experience in the service industry (International Banking) both in New York and Boston. Relocated to Paris in 1981 to marry a French national and raise a child. Has enjoyed 26 years experience in the relocation business coordinating thousands of moves for expatriates to France from all over the world.
Michelle O’Brien
michelle@agoodstart.fr

Bi-national French/American born in Long Island N.Y., relocated to Peru, Belgium, France and U.S.A. Diploma École Française du Marketing et de la Publicité Paris & BA University of Massachusetts Amherst. Professional experience in the service industry in New York City, Boston and Paris. Actively contributes to the social & educational Anglophone organizations in Paris helping new expatriates enjoy and benefit from their time in France.




Our Team



Dounia Nouini
dounia@agoodstart.fr

Tri-cultural : Moroccan/ Ukranian/French. Born in Rabat, studied in Paris and obtained her MBA in International Business at MIIS in Monterey. Dounia met Michelle and Susan while volunteering for Bloom While You Work, a cross cultural seminar sponsored by the WOAC. With a profound interest for diverse cultures and a natural instinct for helping others, Dounia assists with arrivals and on-going support. She loves a challenge and always finds the perfect solution.
Natalia Roca
natalia@agoodstart.fr

Tri-cultural : American/Colombian/French. BA in Latin American Studies from Miami University and Spanish Literature from Complutense University Madrid. Her experience as an American Field Service exchange student in Argentina sparked her interest in intercultural differences. Natalia enjoys ensuring that our clients settle into their new home comfortably, and is also in charge of assisting our clients with all the aspects of the departure process.




OUR Housing Specialists

We are proud of our team of bilingual and trilingual professionally trained Housing Specialists. They have been carefully selected for their ability to listen to and understand the needs of the international transferee, often due to their own personal expatriate experience. Their solid knowledge of the housing market, the different geographical areas, schools and everyday life in France joined with their enormous dedication enable them to guide you and assist you in making the smoothest of transitions.



A FULL SERVICE RELOCATION COMPANY
8 rue de l'Exposition, 75007 Paris
+ 33 (0)1 45 50 25 30