Clara Zachmann

Head of Communications and Engagement

Clara is a passionate external relations and communications professional, dedicated to driving impactful stakeholder strategies. She leads communications and engagement for Foundation S. In her role, she champions external engagement; enhances the collective voice of Foundation S, including the Collective Minds Council, partners, and local communities; and broadens the foundation's presence within global health circles.

Previously, Clara refined her skills in Executive Communication at Sanofi, where she advanced the company's positions and managed senior leaders’ visibility. She also worked in European Public Affairs, aligning access priorities with both the company's vision and the EU’s policy agenda.

Beyond her professional commitments, Clara remains actively involved in European networks, mentoring future leaders in the field of European affairs.