Carine Maillard is currently the director of the Foundation of the Grand Prix d’Horlogerie de Genève (GPHG). Following a career in the realm of art, she joined the GPHG in 2005 and was an active participant in 2011 in the creation of the public interest Foundation that now oversees the GPHG.
Alongside Carlo Lamprecht, President of the GPHG Foundation, she has worked since 2011 on the development and internationalisation of the Grand Prix d’Horlogerie de Genève, whose vocation is to annually salute the excellence of contemporary watchmaking creations. Under her leadership, the Grand Prix d’Horlogerie de Genève has strengthened its position, its representativity and its international aura, achieving recognition as the watchmaking “Oscars”.
Carine Maillard holds a Master’s degree in Art History as well as a Bachelor’s degree in Chinese Studies from Geneva University.