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Chiara Corazza

Managing Director, Women’s Forum for the Economy and Society

Chiara Corazza is the Managing Director of the Women’s Forum for the Economy and Society. She was the Managing Director of the Greater Paris Investment Agency (GPIA) from 2002 to 2016. Prior to joining the GPIA, Chiara Corazza was chosen as Special Counselor for International Affairs to the President of the Greater Paris Region upon her arrival in France in 1985. In this position she created the Metropolis, the first world association of large metropolitan areas. She also planned and implemented the Paris region international policy, specializing in government affairs and urban management. In 1992, Chiara Corazza created the Department of International Affairs and was promoted to Director for International Affairs in the Greater Paris Region. In 1994, she created the first Greater Paris Region representative in Brussels and initiated a network uniting Europe’s capital regions. She holds a degree in Political Science and a Ph.D. in Public law from the University of Rome and is currently an independent member of the Board of Directors of APRIL and of the AIWF (Arab International Women’s Forum) as well as a Board member of the RATP. 

Getting women on board

31 May
07:30 - 08:45