Elena Minardi joined Gecina in April 2018 as Chief of Staff, reporting to Méka Brunel, Chief Executive Officer. She has been now be part of the Group’s Executive Committee as Executive Director of Strategic Planning and Partnerships since July 2020.
Elena Minardi began her career with DDB then McCann Erickson in Milan, before being recruited by the Umberto Veronesi foundation. In 2011, she joined the London-based McArthurGlen group, where she worked as Brand Partner Marketing Manager, before moving to Paris in 2014 with the consulting firm McKinsey & Company as Senior Associate then Engagement Manager. She graduated from Bocconi University and has an MBA from INSEAD.