Ghislaine Torres – Serial Board Member
After a PhD in Polymer Chemistry, Ghislaine Torres worked for 20 years in the industry at Rhône Poulenc/Rhodia
In 2005, she took over (in a 50/50 partnership) an SME with 30 employees in the non-woven industry. With her partner they made an external growth in 2010, managing a company of 100 people with a turnover of 10 M€.
In 2016 she sold her shares in the company.
INVESTMENTS et CONSULTING
Since then, she has managed her own assets and is involved in a number of entrepreneurial associations, particularly in support of the cause of gender equality in the economy.
Chislaine accompanies women entrepreneurs, takes care of the mentors and the training programmes of the incubator Les Premières,
Head of the Lyon branch of Femmes Business Angels, the 4th largest network of BAs in France
Member of the Investment Committee of a new investment fund, WinEquity, which invests in startups owned by mixed teams
Ghislaine Torres runs several workshops on business takeovers at CRA (Cédants et Repreneurs d’Affaires).
She is on the Board of Directors of several associations (Les Premières, FBA, La Fondation pour L’université de Lyon) and is a member of the Supervisory Board of two successful Lyon-based SMEs
Ghislaine Torres is Jury Member at MY PITCH IS GOOD.
See you the 3rd june at Golf du domaine de Charmeil to find out more about our selection of Start-up from Grenoble
Feel free to contact her 🙂