Claire Gaillard
Director, Communications and Social Impact
Montreal, Quebec


With her keen interest in identity issues, Claire Gaillard has made a point of demystifying prejudices and promoting togetherness. Serving as Director, Communications and Social Impact, at GSoft, a software firm, she has made information the focus of her career for more than 10 years after graduating in sociology, journalism and communications. Claire co-founded two magazines aimed at women of sexual diversity and created a TEDx event on multiple identities. A nomadic Franco-Canadian with a fervour for discovery, she collects artworks (especially when they reflect commitment) and handicrafts. She has a passion for travel and design and a great love of antiques.