The Board of Trustees of the Imagine Institute of genetic diseases foundation is made up of representatives of the six founding members of the Institute, elected representatives of teaching personnel and researchers, qualified individuals representing the economy and society, and entrepreneurs. It defines strategic choices, draws up the Institute’s budgets, and handles its accounts.

Imagine Institute

Arnold Munnich


The Board of Trustees is chaired by Prof. Arnold Munnich.




Meet its members:

6 representatives of the founding members:


  • Prof. Christine Clerici, President of the University of Paris
  • Mr Martin Hirsch, Director General of the Paris Public Hospitals Group (AP-HP)
  • Mr Gilles Bloch, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Inserm
  • Mrs Anne Souyris, Deputy Major of Paris, in charge of health and relations with AP-HP
  • Mrs Laurence Tiennot-Herment, President of AFM-Téléthon
  • Mrs Brigitte Macron, President of the Fondation Hôpitaux de Paris – Hôpitaux de France


3 representatives of the University professors, teachers and researchers:



8 qualified individuals:

  • Arnold Munnich, President of the Imagine Foundation
  • François Stasse, Councilor of State
  • Caroline Young, Treasurer of the Imagine Foundation
  • Geneviève Fioraso, former Minister for Higher Education and Research and former MP
  • Pierre-Yves Geoffard, Professor at the Paris School of Economics
  • Florence Lustman, Chief Financial Officer of the Banque Postale
  • Isabel Marey-Semper, former Director of Communication of the L’Oreal Group and President of Jury for the ENA competitive entrance exams 2019
  • Eric de Rotschild, President of the Rothschild Foundation and President of the Shoah Memorial