Françoise Holder

Qualified person appointed by the State
  • Born on 2 October 1943
  • Launched and developed Holder Group in France and abroad - Secretary-General of Holder Group, Chairman of the Supervisory Board of Boulangeries Paul, board director of Holder SAS (Paul, Ladurée, Château Blanc) (1965-2002)
  • Judge at the Lille Commercial Court (1992-1999)
  • President of a Chamber at the Lille Commercial Court (1999-2001)
  • Secretary-General of the General Conference of Commercial Courts (2001-2003)
  • National rapporteur to the General Conference of Commercial Courts (2002-2002)
  • Member of Medef, Vice-chairman of the economic dialogue committee - Appointed to the Steering Committee of the Institut Montaigne (2007-2012)
  • Member of the Darrois Commission (Report on the legal professions) (2008-2008)
  • Founding member of Terra femina website (2008-2013)
  • Member of the Committee of Wise Men of Medef-Afep (2009-2012)
  • President of the association Force Femmes since 2010 - President of the Equal Opportunities Committee at Medef since 2011
  • Board director at the Nord Pas de Calais Research Institute for Sustainable Development (IRD) and board director of the Fondation Accor (2011-2015)
  • Member of the Simplification Committee reporting to Matignon (2014) and then co-chair of the simplification council (2015-2016)
  • Board director of UGC since 2014
  • National delegate for Emmanuel Macron’s presidential campaign (2017)
  • Vice-chairman of Holder Group since its creation
  • Member of the Supervisory Board of Caisse des Dépôts since 23 March 2020