Deputy CEO, Eurazeo; President and CEO, Eurazeo North America
Virginie Morgon is deputy CEO of Eurazeo, a leading European investment company with approximately $6.2 billion in assets under management, and president and CEO of Eurazeo North America. She is a member of the executive board and oversees the firm's investments and divestitures. In September 2016, Ms. Morgon opened the New York office and leads a team focusing on mid-market investments in the consumer products and business services sectors in the U.S. Ms. Morgon was the youngest managing senior partner at Lazard Frères et Cie in Paris. During her 16-year tenure, she advised international groups such as Danone, Publicis and Renault. Since 2011, she has been regularly ranked on Fortune's Most Powerful Women International 50 list. Ms. Morgon serves on the board of directors of Moncler and Desigual and is an independent board member of L'Oreal. She is vice chair of the Paris Committee for Human Rights Watch and is a founding member of the Women's Forum for Economy & Society.