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. Currently, she occupies the position of Chairman at Raise Endowment Fund, Chairman of Pabafajamet SAS, Chairman at Raise Caras SAS, Chief Executive Officer of Raise Conseil SAS and Chief Executive Officer of Le Ponton SAS.
She is also on the board of 6 other companies.
In her past career she occupied the position of Chairman at Agence Française pour les Investissements Internationaux, Auditor of Cour des Comptes, Vice President-Sales & Government Strategy at General Electric Co. Chairman, President & Chief Executive Officer of 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, Head-European Union at Ministère de l'Economie, des Finances, et de l'Industrie, Deputy Head-Economic Expansion Services at Cairo Investissements SAS and Chairman for American Chamber of Commerce in France.
Clara Gaymard received a graduate degree and an undergraduate degree from Sciences Po and an undergraduate degree from Ecole Nationale d'Administration.