Carole Granade is a French – American Consultant. After her engineering and business studies in France, she spent 15 years in Silicon Valley, starting in marketing with high tech startups, followed by 9 years successfully leading the French American Chamber of Commerce of San Francisco. She advised hundreds of companies on the best strategy and tactics to make a difference in Silicon Valley, started a business acceleration program.
She advised high tech companies such as Criteo, Docker, Winnov, Ivalua but also goods and services companies such as Atelier Emmanuel, AlterEco, Fabriques Délices, Frial…
She is the President of BoostInLyon, a startup accelerator. Since 2012, BoostInLyon has accelerated 49 companies, successfully creating jobs and sustainable businesses.
She holds an engineer degree from EPF Ecoles d’Ingénieurs and a Masters degree from HEC (MS Entrepreneurs). She is a Knight with the “Ordre National du Mérite”.