Mrs. Patricia Barbizet graduated from ESCP-Europe Business School in 1976. Mrs. Patricia Barbizet started her career as International Treasurer in Renault Véhicules Industriels, and then as Chief Financial Officer of Renault Crédit International. In 1989, she joined the Groupe Pinault as Chief Financial Officer. She was Chief Executive Officer of Artémis, the investment company of the Pinault family, from 1992 to 2018.
She was Chief Executive Officer and Chairwoman of Christie’s International from 2014 to 2016. Mrs. Patricia Barbizet is Lead Independent Director of the Board of Total and Pernod Ricard. She also served as a qualified independent member on the Boards of Bouygues, Air France-KLM, Kering and PSA Peugoet-Citroen as well as Chairwoman of the Fonds Stratégique d’Investissement Investment Committee from 2008 to 2013. Since April 2018, Mrs. Patricia Barbizet has been Chairman of Temaris & Associés.