Mathilde Pinault, François-Henri Pinault‘s daughter was born in 2001 in France. Henri had Mathilde together with his ex-wife Dorothée Lepère. Mathilde’s parents exchanged their wedding vows in 1996. Unfortunately, the former couple got divorced in 2004 after 8 years of marriage.
The adorable Mathilde grew up with her elder brother named François Pinault, born in 1999. Also, she has two other half-siblings named Augustin James Evangelista and Valentina Paloma Pinault from her father’s later relationships.
Career And Early Life
François-Henri Pinault’s daughter Mathilde Pinault had a difficult childhood. Her parents got divorced when she was just three years old. However, she had a hobby in horse riding and just at the age of five, she became a rider. Subsequently, Mathilde started riding and even took part in several competitions. By the age of 10, Mathilde started attending pony competitions in France. And after she turned 12, she had become an expert in show jumping and began her showjumping career competing at international events including International Jumping of Bordeaux.
Gorgeous Mathilde competes almost on a regular basis at prestigious show jumping events like The Longines Global Champion Tours and Longines Masters. She currently resides in London and there she practices regularly.
Not only that but, Mathilde Pinault has also modeled for the popular fashion brand Miasuki and Olganaparis. She is also active on her Instagram handle. Her Instagram account clearly shows her passion for horse riding. The lovely daughter of François-Henri is also a huge animal lover. Also, she loves to enjoy her weekends traveling to exotic places.
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Back in 2016, Mathilde began practicing at Tendercapital Stables, under the tutelage of one of the most popular French riders Edouard Mathé. Currently, she is working towards competing in some of the most known circuits around the world and aspires to compete in the Olympic Games as well.
Apart from participating in show jumping events, Mathilde also seems to adore modeling. She is even blessed with model-like looks. However, she doesn’t seem to start a career in modeling as she is busy with her showjumping career.
Mathilde Is Close With Her Father And Step-Mother
The absolutely hardworking and beautiful Mathilde is close to her father, François-Henri Pinault and often attends fashion shows with him. Including her father, she is also close to her stepmother Salma Hayek. The 18-year-old loves hanging around with her stepmother and her half-sister Valentina. She often visits her Hayek’s residence in Los Angeles, CA and enjoys the company of her half-siblings.
Pinault also practices yoga that often helps her focus on her breathing. As of now, the horse rider resides in London along with her pet dogs, Kenya and Lobo.
Name Meaning: Mathilde Pinault
The name meaning of François-Henri Pinault’s daughter Mathilde Pinault exactly resembles the current personality of her. Her name provides the meaning of “mighty in battle.”