Isabelle Ealet of Goldman Sachs awarded insignia [fr]
London, 14 January 2015
On Tuesday 13 January 2015, Isabelle Ealet of Goldman Sachs was awarded the insignia of Chevalier in the Ordre national de la Légion d’Honneur in recognition of her outstanding career and her position as one of the most high-profile Frenchwomen in international finance.
In the presence of Goldman Sachs CEO Lloyd Blankfein, the Ambassador retraced Isabelle Ealet’s career and achievements, adding that her achievements were “all the more remarkable” given her success in building a career in an essentially male environment. Isabelle Ealet is now one of only five women on the Management Committee of Goldman Sachs, which has 35 members.
The insignia also recognize Isabelle Ealet’s support to French community projects in the fields of education and culture.
Read the Ambassador’s full speech here.