Sara Biraschi-Rolland graduated in philosophy from the University of Milan, with a specialization in psychology, and from the International Institute for Management Development in Lausanne. She also holds an MBA from INSEAD. She has held several positions in human resources management over the course of almost twenty years, mainly within the Danone group. She moved from operational positions - HR Manager for Italy, HR Director for the Mediterranean region - to more strategic positions, such as Director of Human Resources for the Water division. Since 2016, she has been the Director of Human Resources and a member of the Executive Committee of Sonepar, the world leader in the distribution of electrical equipment to professionals.