The Ambassador of France to Malaysia, HE Christophe Penot opened the doors of the Residence of France to 100 guests in honour of Tengku Datin Paduka Setia Zatashah’s conferment of the Legion d'Honneur medal.

Currently the president of Alliance Française, de KL Tengku Zatashah formerly resided in Paris and worked with French companies before returning to Malaysia after settling down with her French husband Dato’ Setia Aubry Rahim Mennesson.

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Even after her return to Malaysia, she continued to work on fostering relations between Malaysia and France through her work with Alliance Française since 2009. 

In this intimate ceremony, her dearest friends like Tunku Dato’ Seri Utama Naquiyuddin, Dato' Simon Foong and Nick Boden were in attendance together with VIPs like Tengku Zatashah’s father HRH Sultan of Selangor, Sultan Sharafuddin Idris Shah and his consort Tengku Permaisuri Norashikin Abdul Rahman.