Patricia Barbizet serves as CEO and chairwoman of Christie’s international, the world’s leading auction house, and as vice-chairwoman of the board of directors of Kering, a world leader in apparel and accessories in Luxury and Sport & Lifestyle. Furthermore, she is CEO of Artémis, the investment company of the Pinault family. She also holds seats on the boards of Total and Peugeot. Patricia studied at ESCP-Europe Business School. In 2007, she was rated one of the 50 most powerful women by Fortune’s Magazine.