About us

Diane Aubry

Diane Aubry, CEO & founder


Diane Aubry, is the CEO and found of Gladtrotter, the community marketplace, which connects travelers with locals. She is responsible for the company’s overall vision and strategy, as well as for the day-to-day operations.

She is a graduate of French business school (ESLSCA) with a master’s degree in international trade. Diane has focused on simplicity through solving problems with thoughtful product design.

Prior to founding Gladtrotter, she spent a couple of years working at successful business to business start-ups as business development manager and also co-founded a decoration distribution company in three European countries.

Diane likes exploring the world and meeting new people, listening to music, especially to Maurice Ravel, and reading books, in particular those written by Romain Gary and Stefan Zweig, and so many other things!