Muriel Pénicaud

Board Director and Senior Advisor

Muriel Pénicaud is a business executive, diplomat and politician who served as Minister of Labour in the French government, leading the Labour Code reform and the ‘Professional Future Act’ (gender pay equality, apprenticeship, learning). She was Ambassador of France to the OECD, and Ambassador, CEO of Business France. She served as Executive Vice President Human Resources at Danone Group, and Deputy CEO at Dassault Systèmes. She was a Board director at Orange, SNCF and Aeroports de Paris, and Chair of AgroParisTech. Currently, she is a Senior Advisor to Bain Capital, a Board director at ManpowerGroup and Galileo Global Education, and the founder and Chair of the Sakura Foundation for Art and Society.