Daring Circles Sessions 2021


Chiara Corazza

Managing Director

Women's Forum


Chiara Corazza is the Managing Director of the Women’s Forum for the Economy & Society, the world's leading platform to promote women’s voices, impact and vision. Previously, she was the Managing Director of the Greater Paris Investment Agency (2002-2017) to attract talents and international investments. As Director of International Affairs of the Greater Paris Region (1985-2002), she created the Metropolis and implemented economic cooperation between 20 global capitals. Chiara Corazza is member of the European Economic and Social Committee, French Foreign Trade Advisor, French representative in EMPOWER ALLIANCE for the private sector for the G20. She is member of the Arab International Women’s Forum (AIWF) of the Board of Advisors for OECD and BSR’s Business for Inclusive Growth. She was also member of the board of RATP (2014-2019) and APRIL (2012-2019). After the G7 2019 under the French Presidency, Chiara Corazza was missioned to provide a national action plan to foster the attractiveness of STEM for girls and women and delivered the report “Women at the heart of Economy”. Chiara Corazza speaks five languages and holds a PHD in law. Chiara Corazza was awarded Chevalier de la Légion d’honneur by Minister Christine Lagarde in 2009 and Ufficiale dell’Ordine della Stella d’Italia by President Sergio Mattarella in 2015.