Julie Avrane-Chopard’s biography

Permanent Representative of the Fonds Stratégique de Participations – Member of the Audit and Risks Committee

Julie Avrane-Chopard is a Senior Partner in McKinsey & Company’s Paris office, which she joined in 1999. She heads the firm’shigh-tech industries practice in France (advanced electronics, aerospace and defence, automotive and assembly).

She also co-leads the firm’s high-tech skills practice worldwide. Julie Avrane-Chopard specializes in the high-tech industries, IT services and software sectors. At McKinsey, she mainly deals with strategy, growth, M&A and post-merger integration issues in cross-border contexts as well as large-scale transformation plans.

Prior to joining McKinsey’s Paris office, Julie Avrane-Chopard worked for two years as a business analyst in McKinsey’s London office from 1995 to 1997 and as a researcher with Cogema (Areva) in 1994.

Julie Avrane-Chopard is a graduate of the École nationale supérieure des télécommunications de Paris and of the Collège des ingénieurs. She also holds an MBA from INSEAD.