Françoise Giraud is an associate professor at ESCP Europe. - She has been teaching and co-ordinating programmes for both students and professionals since 1991. After her early professional experience in auditing, her interest in pedagogy and more qualitative aspects of management lead her to towards a post of teacher/researcher at - ESCP Europe. - Her PhD thesis tackled the issue of managerial accountability in a complex environment (University of Paris-Dauphine, 2000). In the Management Control Department, her particular interests are the role of performance measurement systems in motivating and assessing managers. She is the author of several articles and contributions to books on the subject, and has co-ordinated and co-written collective works on performance management.
She is also a qualified coach who helps professionals and individuals facing transitions or wishing to enhance their personal and professional projects.