Elisabeth Laville

Founder of the consulting firm Utopies

Elisabeth graduated from HEC in 1988, and then spent several years in strategic planning at two advertising agencies before creating Utopies in 1993. Ever since, she has since been recognized as one of the European experts in sustainable development, received the Veuve Clicquot Prize for Businesswoman of the year in 2008 and was made Chevalier de la Légion d’Honneur that same year. She is the author of the bestseller, Green Enterprise and several other books. She sits on the Board of Directors of Nature & Découvertes, Rabot Dutilleul and several other NGOs and foundations (including Unis-Cités and the Tour du Valat Foundation).