French Ambassador to the OECD; Former Minister of Labour, Government of France
During her thirty year-long career, Muriel Pénicaud has gained solid expertise in the world of work and tripartism at all levels and all around the world. Former French Minister of Labour, Pénicaud also worked as a senior executive in public and private sectors both in France and abroad. She is currently the Ambassador and Permanent Representative of France to the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD). The desire to ensure respect for fundamental principles and rights at work has always been central to her efforts for justice and social progress. Her action has focused on equal opportunities, personal empowerment, skills development, health and safety.