Clara Gaymard is a French entrepreneur and businessperson who founded Raise Partner SA, Raise Investissement SAS and Raise Conseil SAS and who has been at the helm of 9 different companies.
She occupies the position of Chairman of Raise Endowment Fund, Chairman at Pabafajamet SAS, Chairman at Raise Caras SAS, Chief Executive Officer at Le Ponton SAS and Chief Executive Officer of Raise Conseil SAS. Ms. Gaymard is also on the board of 6 other companies.
In the past she held the position of Chairman for Agence Française pour les Investissements Internationaux, Auditor for Cour des Comptes, Vice President-Sales & Government Strategy at General Electric Co. Chairman, President & Chief Executive Officer for GE France SAS, Member of GE Industrial France SA and Vice Chairman-Government Sales & Strategy at GE International, Inc. (which are all subsidiaries of General Electric Co.), Chairman at The Women’s Forum For The Economy & Society, Deputy Head-Economic Expansion Services at Cairo Investissements SAS, Head-European Union at Ministère de l'Economie, des Finances, et de l'Industrie and Chairman of American Chamber of Commerce in France.
Ms. Gaymard received a graduate degree and an undergraduate degree from Sciences Po and an undergraduate degree from Ecole Nationale d'Administration.