Françoise follows in her father’s footsteps as an importer/ exporter of high quality foods, using her 21 years’ experience in corporate senior management roles worldwide to identify international market opportunities and source the products to fulfil them.  

Corporate roles included 6 years as the GSM Association’s Chief Operating Officer, managing the GSMA Mobile World Congress amongst other well-known, high value projects.  Françoise has worked across Europe, the US and Asia.

Françoise holds an MBA from Edinburgh Business School, UK, is an IEMA-certified environmental consultant and holds a BA from the University of Granada, Spain.  

Françoise's working languages are Spanish, English, Catalan and French.

In her spare time, Françoise is happiest trail running, hiking or with a camera in her hands.  In 2012, Françoise completed a 500-mile (800-kilometre) unsupported hike across Arizona’s most remote and mountainous areas.