MEETING WITH CORINNE GRILLET, CO-FOUNDER & CEO AT ALYGNE, A FOR-PROFIT SOCIAL IMPACT TECHNOLOGY STARTUP.
Meet Corinne Grillet, co-founder of Alygne, an innovative company in the field of sustainability technology.
MEETING WITH ANTOINE VILLATA, CEO AT PLANISWARE NORTH AMERICA, A GLOBAL PROVIDER OF SOFTWARE SOLUTIONS FOR PROJECT PORTFOLIO MANAGEMENT.
Antoine Villata has been with Planisware from the very early days of the organization and has held various positions in Professional Services, Sales, and Marketing.
MEETING WITH JULIE CHAPON, CO-FOUNDER OF YUKA, A MOBILE APP THAT ANALYZES FOOD AND COSMETIC PRODUCTS’ IMPACT ON HEALTH AND THE ENVIRONMENT.
Julie Chapon is a 35-year-old entrepreneur and mother of two. She is also in charge of marketing, communication, customer service, and content creation for Yuka.
MEETING WITH VALERIE TOUCHON, CHIEF IMPACT OFFICER AT ECOVADIS, THE LEADING PROVIDER OF BUSINESS SUSTAINABILITY RATINGS.
Valérie has more than 30 years of international experience in sales development and management across multiple sectors. She thrives in purpose-driven, fast-moving & innovative environments.
Meeting with Jérôme Ternynck, CEO & Founder of SmartRecruiters, the industry's premier talent acquisition suite to find and hire great people.
Jérôme is passionate about both recruitment and technology. He also wrote a book called "Hiring Success," which helps CEOs navigate recruitment.
MEETING WITH CLEMENT MONNET, FOUNDER & CEO OF CINESSANCE, THE STREAMING PLATFORM OF FRENCH CINEMA.
Clement is a French expat who has lived in Europe, Asia, South America, and North America. He is a serial entrepreneur, passionate about cinema and technology. He launched Cinessance, a streaming platform for French Films.
MEETING WITH ELSA JUNGMAN, FOUNDER & CEO OF Dr ELSA JUNGMAN, A SKIN MICROBIOME & SKINCARE START-UP
Elsa Jungman is a French dermatology researcher based in San Francisco. She has launched a scientific platform focusing on the skin microbiome with her own skincare line under the brand name Dr. Elsa Jungman.
MEETING WITH ROMAIN SERMAN, DIRECTOR OF BPI FRANCE USA IN SAN FRANCISCO
Romain Serman, who began his career as Consul General of France in San Francisco before taking over the management of BPi France in the United States in 2014, gives us his view on the evolution of the interest of the Americans towards the French
ONE-HOUR WITH PIERRE BETOUIN, CO-FOUNDER & CEO OF SQREEN
We spent some time with Pierre Betouin, CEO and Co-Founder of Sqreen, which announced its acquisition by Datadog in February 2021.
ONE-HOUR WITH THE SARAH LAMAISON CO-FOUNDER OF DIOXYCLE
Sarah is a young researcher/entrepreneur. It was in the "Pays Basque," her native land, she developed her passion for the Ocean. But it was here in SF that we met her to tell us about the start-up she co-founded with her lab-buddy David Wakerley: Dioxycle
French Tech: a big job creator
While French Tech companies have confirmed their good resilience in 2020 by raising nearly 5.4 billion euros, they have also been a strong lever for employment in the digital sector, with between 20,000 and 30,000 job creations.