Chiara Corazza is the Managing Director of the Women’s Forum for the Economy & Society. She was the Managing Director of the Greater Paris Investment Agency from 2002 to 2016. Prior to joining the GPIA, she was chosen as Special Counselor for International Affairs to the President of the Greater Paris Region. She also created the Metropolis, the first world association of large metropolitan areas. She planned and implemented 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 1999, she was appointed Director of International Affairs of Paris 2008, in charge of promoting the Paris bid for the 2008 Olympic Games.
British-Italian citizen. Degree in Political Science and a Ph.D. in Public Law from the University of Rome. Awarded Chevalier de la Légion d’honneur by Christine Lagarde (2009).