Fanny Forgeau has a Ph.D. in political sociology and she first worked as a researcher at the CNRS, specializing in public policies related to gender equality. Following her experience in fundamental research, she transitioned to applied research in new technologies. In 2011, she joined a French startup, Linkfluence, as Director of research. Over time, she advanced to the position of Chief Operating Officer (COO), overseeing the company’s global expansion. In 2018, she took on a new role as the Managing Director of Yogosha, a cybersecurity company specialized in offensive security, a position she currently holds. Alongside her professional achievements, she also serves as the President of an NGO, Focus 2030, that works towards raising awareness and promoting action on the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).