A graduate in international relations from the University of Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne, Corentin became involved in human rights during an experience within the Plateforme droits de l'Homme, a young collective of French non-governmental organisations working for human rights internationally.

Corentin will join the FIACAT team in the summer of 2021 as a programme officer. He will be in charge of the programme on the abolition of the death penalty in sub-Saharan Africa, and will also lead advocacy work with African human rights bodies.