Executive Chairman

Avid HomeExchanger || Marketing Ace || Reigning Office Ping Pong Champion


Charles-Edouard is the Executive Chairman of HomeExchange.com. Charles-Edouard Girard graduated from Centrale Paris with an engineering degree. His first few professional experiences included managing digital marketplaces and organizing different marketing projects for consulting firms, publishing houses and even pharmaceutical companies. He later went on to develop two e-commerce companies; these entrepreneurial projects allowed him to acquire strong corporate leadership skills and an understanding of digital platforms. After meeting Emmanuel Arnaud, the two decided to team up and develop GuesttoGuest. Charles Edouard took charge of the marketing strategy and it was thanks to his efforts that GuesttoGuest was able to grow so rapidly. In his personal life, Charles-Edouard is a frequent home exchanger. Every year he organizes multiple home exchanges with his wife and 3 children. Their favorite home exchange destination in France is the region of Brittany. In 2017, GuesttoGuest officially acquired HomeExchange.com and together these two companies make up the largest home exchange community in the world. Charles-Edouard works with the marketing teams for both companies.

Where Charles-Edouard Girard has traveled

Mexico, Dominican Republic, Guadeloupe, Martinique, Canada, England, Spain, Italy, China, Tunisia, Morocco

Favorite Quote

“Shoot for the moon. Even if you miss, you'll land among the stars.” - Oscar Wilde

One amazing thing he has done

His kids : )

Why he loves HomeExchange.com

It's the only way to travel and still feel at home.