CloseMeet the daphnipolitans

Gwendall Esnault

Zenia Francker

Chief Relations Officer at Founders House

Massimo Quattrocchi

Angel investor in Europe with a bridge to Asia and India

Benoit Fouilland

Chief Financial Officer at Criteo

Arnaud Coulondre

Alexis Rateau

Director in media & strategy consulting, Business Angel, Média for Equity, Family Office VC

Romain Lacombe

CEO & founder Plume Labs

Ning Li

Delphine Vitry

Entrepreneur founder MAD

Anne-Laure Feldkircher

Group Strategy and M&A Director at FNAC-DARTY

Colette Ballou

Entrepreneur, business angel

Guillaume Montard

Alice Albizzati

Investment Professional at Verlinvest

Stephane Nieres Tavernier

Fund manager Montpensier Finance

Arnaud Sahuguet

Director of The Foundry Cornell Tech

Frederick Rousseau

Valorisation Department IRCAM

Christophe Baert

Remi Lacombe

VP Sales & Marketing at InVisage Technologies Inc.

Franck Le Ouay

CEO Honestica, co-founder & ex-CSO Criteo

Julien Barbier

Co-founder & CEO Holberton School, former head of marketing, growth & community at Docker

Matthieu Masselin

GM Wandercraft

Eric Vieillevigne

Sebastien Derhy

Algorithm engineering Samsung

Nicolas Kepel

Director AR Corporation / Board member PEPS

Fidy Ramamonjisoa

Marc Vogel

Business Angel / Serial Entrepreneur -

Guillaume Lesur

Cloud Operation Manager Intrinsec, Neurones Group. Root, While42

Cédric Teissier

Founder & CEO finexkap, founder Qilaqila & Palico, board FranceFintech

Julien Chaumond

Co-founder Hugging Face

Nicolas Reboud

Co-founder Shine, CFO FranceDigitale, former Printic

Gilles Bian-Rosa

Thibaud Hug de Larauze

Nicolas Petit

COO Microsoft

Anne Sophie Frenove

EMEA Business Development Airbnb

Barbara Grzes

Mentor @ Techstars & Product Manager

Philipp Handel

Analyst @Daphni
Philipp is part of the investment team with a focus on start-ups in the German-speaking area. Philipp studied Management & Technology at the Technical University of Munich (TUM). Innovative products and business models excite his curiosity and he loves to think strategically. After falling in love with France during his semester abroad at KEDGE BS in Bordeaux, he decided to spend more time in France. He is now working in Paris at daphni VC to help building daphnipolis together with his colleagues.

Jean-Charles Samuelian

Nicolas Princen

CEO Glose

Edouard Blanchard

Christophe Barge

Deborah Rippol

People Success Manager @ Buffer

Alain Tingaud

Serial entrepreneur, ARCHE Comm. and Infovista

Sacha Loiseau

CEO & co-founder Mauna Kea Tech

Bruno Vaffier

Eric Carreel

Chairman & co-founder Withings

Axiom Axiom

CEO at Keakr

Erwan Le Mene

Odile Roujol

Advisor Next World Capital, board member

Benjamin Vedrenne-Cloquet

Co-founder EdTechXEurope

Gonzague Gru

Luben Pampoulov

Co-founder & Partner at GSV Asset Management

Romain Niccoli

CTO and co-founder Palto, formerly Criteo

Timo Tammisto

Akpeli Nordor

Pharmacist & Biotechnologist Institut Curie & Harvard-MGH

Nathalie Gaveau

CEO & co-founder Shopcade

Guillaume Potier

Founder Wisembly & GetSolid

Guillaume Martin

CEO Pictarine

Ed Zimmerman

Chair, Tech Group Lowenstein Sandler NYC

Réda Berrehili

Guillaume Amblard

FinTech Business Angel and start-up advisor

Patrice Thiry

CEO, ProwebCE

Nicolas Perard

Mats Carduner

Grégoire Lucas

Partner & member of the Comex Image Sept.

Raphael Simon

Co-founder & CTO

Cyril Zimmermann

CEO Hi-Media

Yann Benhamou

Analyst Verrazzano Capital

Marc Rivoira

COO Asia at Linkfluence

Philippine-Mai Lê Vu

Funds of Funds analyst at Bpifrance

Jean-Christophe Liaubet

Julien Coulon

Founder - Cedexis

Lukas Gräf

Frédéric Mazzella

Founder & CEO BlaBlaCar

Yann Evin

Managing director @Gaz Européen

Laurence Le Ny

VP startup Media/Entertainment/Content Orange

Charles Ruelle

Head of factory (Social Media Trading Desk) Socialyse, Havas Group, former CTO Etalab

Paul Degueuse

Emeric Ernoult

CEO & Founder, Agora Pulse
As an ex-business lawyer and a serial start-up founder, I find excitement in solving business issues and finding the right solution to move forward and succeed! Whatever I do, I try to do it right and love it (well, don't be fooled, it is not easy every day ;-)! Specialties: Web communities behaviors. social interaction online. Starting up high tech companies. white label social networks / blogs / communities. Facebook Applications, Page Management, Social CRM and Social ROI.

Philippe Mustar

Professor & Head of Entrepreneurship Program, MINES ParisTech

Antoine Le Squeren

Co-founder & Chief Product Officer @ FretLink

Stéphanie Laurent

Book Category Manager

Gaël Duval

CEO & founder

Fabrice de Gaudemar

Entrepreneur & business angel, Ex Growth investor Eurazeo

Bonnie J Roe

Partner @ Cohen & Gresser LLP

Claire Courtejoie

Henri Isaac

Master Telecom & Medias, University of Paris-Dauphine

Dan Vogel

Tech Entrepreneur; Board Member in VCs and high-growth companies; Business Angel -

Anne Hiebler

MD Natixis

David Dana

Benjamin Chemla

Entrepreneur at Stuart, ex-Resto-in

Guillaume Decugis

Co-founder & CEO Scoopit

Nicolas Cohen

Co-founder Alittlemarket

Catherine Gillion

Pascal Chevalier

CEO Reworld Media

Thomas Sales

Marc Ménasé

Entrepreneur, business angel

Sigri Sevaldsen

Manager and Partner at 657 Oslo

Alana Tung

Co-Founder and Managing Director at Start-Up

Christophe Parcot

Managing Partner Sixt5Partners Operating Partner C4Ventures

Roni Michaly

Managing Director of the Asset Management company Financiere Galilee and fund manager

Mickael Froger

CEO Lengow

Anne de Kerckove

Non executive director, 7digital

Aymeril Hoang

Group Head of Innovation Societe Generale

Vianney Vaute

Julien Thureau

Hub Leader, Infrastructure & Natural Resources - Africa at International Finance Corporation

Delphine Villuendas

Alexandre Viros


Mr OneTeas Alberti

Christine Kolb

Owner Sycomore Asset Management

Thierry Petit

CEO & co-founder Showroomprivé

Alexandre Sagakian

Tech Entrepreneur & Investor - Figuring out what I build next

Grégory Pascal

Pauline Richard

Investment @ daphni
daphni alumni. Product Manager Startup Flow.
Pauline Richard is part of the investment team at daphni. She began her career at Mondial Assistance France where she took part at the establishment of Solvency 2. Then she joined all-in-web where she was a fundraiser, before being an investment analyst at SparkUp. In the meantime, she was head of the department dedicated to foster women’s entrepreneurship of L’1ncubateur à idées. Pauline Richard holds a Master of Science in financial engineering from the Université Paris Panthéon Sorbonne.

Quentin Martin-Laval

Charles Matine

Experienced marketing & business development leader advising companies and investors

Jonathan Wolf

Cofounder @ZGL

Nathanael Mauclair

Adrien Montcoudiol

Cédric Villani

French Deputy & Mathematician

Simon Letort

Head of Financial Engineering for SG in NY

Jeremy Girard

Maryline Kulawik

Nadir Batata

Business Development Director @XSBS

Eric Newton

CEO & founder, HOME

Ludovic Le Moan

CEO SigFox Wireless

Nicolas de Rosen

Co-founder Sinteo, co-founder Box Upon a Time, VP iAdvize

Vincent Blandin


David Dayan

Co-founder Showroomprivé

Stefania Maestroni

Gilles Samoun

Founder & CEO Salesmachine, founder & ex-CEO Qualys (QLYS)

Keyvan Nilforoushan

VP Europe, onefinestay

Macha La Hausse

Milène Gréhan

Fund Manager

Tamim Jabr

Ilsoe Bo

Partner at Nokia Growth Partners

Géraldine Brasseur

Hélène Reltgen

Global Technology & Communications Practice Leader, Egon Zehnder

Leo Liu

Head of IT APAC @Tesla Motors

Mickael Pinto

Florent Boutellier

Co-founder Palto

Kat Borlongan

Co-founder Five By Five

Paul Guillemin

CEO @FretLink

Lara Rouyres

CEO & founder Selectionnist

Haifa Aburdene

Managing Director at Capital Trust Ltd.

Tim Spector

Cofounder project Sapiens

Jérémie Le Febvre

Entrepreneur & Investor, Founding Partner Restopolitan, ValYouAd, RAISE

Olivier Mathiot

CEO & co-founder PriceMinister

Nicolas Boudinet

Pacome Lesage


David Mendlewicz

Jonathan Azoulay

HR & recruitment specialist / Startup & innovation addict

Laurence Parisot

Présidente de Gradiva

Anne-Laure Navéos

Philippe Ruffin

Startup Program Manager @CEA

Julien Romanetto

CTO Secret Media

Alain Thaly

Co founder at LINEBERTY

Denise Peck

Ex-VP Marketing, Software Mkt Development, Biz Operations Cisco Systems & Sun Microsystems

Cyril Vermeulen

Bruno Maisonnier

Founder Aldebaran Robotics

Patrick Amiel

Martin Destagnol

Engineering Director Box

Loïc Soubeyrand

Daniel Mayer

CEO at Expert System Enterprise

Pierre-Yves Philippon

Deputy Head of Asia Volatility Trading, SGCIB

Florian Pittion-Rossillon

Clement Cazalot

Jason McDonald

Director and co-founder of Stringcan an creative innovation agency based in Paris.

Tatiana Jama

Andre Trucy

Ludovic Blecher

Head of DNI Innovation Fund Google

Ossi Tiainen

Associate NGP Capital

Olivier de la Clergerie

CEO & co-founder of Groupe LDLC

Hersard Katia

Fatou Diagne

Zeyad Al Battal

Alexis Kenda

Stephane Distinguin

CEO & founder Fabernovel group

Clement Delangue

Lars Lindgren

Angel Investor

Nicolas Steegmann

Philipp Moehring

Jeremy Hassenforder

Simon Rakosi

Robert Lang

Genevieve Douhet

Group Innovation Dptmt - Associate Director - Société Générale

Thomas Girard

Entrepreneur Wipolo, Cityvox, Smach

Kai Hong

Chairman and Partner at JINGdigital

Pierre Hurstel

Founder Matière à Réflexion

Augustin Landier


Roxanne Varza

Director Halle Freyssinet, member CNNum, ex-Microsoft, TechCrunch. Co-founder, GirlsinTech

Sofiane Ammar

Vincent Gufflet

Benjamin Ratz

Christophe Bourbier

Chairman & co-founder Limonetik

Franck Rougeau

CEO & co-founder Sparkom

Catherine Barba Chiaramonti

Ronan Le Moal

Carlos Diaz

General Partner at The Refiners San Francisco, USA

Marc Verstaen

Thibauld Favre

President democratech, CEO

Jerome Lecat

Olivier Desmoulin

Designer, UX specialist. Founder at

Sarah Caboche

Investment @ daphni
Investment @ daphnipolis. Travel addict. Rugby lover. #entrepreneurcentric #willingtoliveventures
Sarah is part of the investment team. Prior to daphni, she worked as a business developper and/or marketing assistant in several startups (Capsule, United Donations, Pandacraft and TheTops). She is also a former analyst at Partech Ventures, especially focused on seed and venture deals as well as on e-commerce, marketplaces and sharing economy industries. Sarah studied at University of Southern California (USC) in Los Angeles and is graduated from HEC Paris with specialization in entrepreneurship.

Stephane Cordier

Director of AMIES, Professor of Mathematics

Alexis Houssou

Co-founder Hardware Club.

Stéphane Labrunie

Venture Partner. ex-Robolution Capital, Orkos, MD Luceor, Aldebara

Yoann Caujolle


Dominique Gruhier

Burgundy wine maker

Fabien Potencier

David Argellies

Pierre-Yves Geoffard

Director Paris School of Economics

Flavien Kulawik

Ben Costantini

Stephane Le Corre

Walter Masalin

Venture Capitalist at Nokia Growth Partners

Fabien Penso

Jocelyn Fournier

CEO & Founder Softizy
Founder, Softizy. Nice, FRA. #MySQL #PHP #Optimizations
Specialties: MySQL, System optimisations, Software architecture, SEO, Project management, Web development, PHP Frameworks

Rikka Odowd

Sylvain Gariel

Co-founder and COO, DNA Script

Valérie Schlosser

François Scheid

Professor of digital marketing &innovation EMLYON

Paul Thiroloix

Annika Sjoberg

Marketing Director

Grégoire Boutin

Director innovation CWT

Romain Libeau

VP Marketing at Lunchr

Florence Cantelaube

Directrice Développement, PFactory

Cédric Curtil

Innovation Banker

Philippe Langlois

Lauga Oskarsdottir

Head of the Lab at StartupLab

Philippe Cantet

Grégoire Briens

DG Groupe Vitalia

Gregory Gazagne

Olfa Zorgati

COO VentureBeat

Christophe Waignier

Directeur of Strategy SACEM

Bruno Crolot

Ex-Midem/Orange/Sony, International Business Developer

Jean-Louis Frechin


Margaret Milan

President Deventis, ex-CEO Eveil & Jeux

Estelle Werth

Global Privacy Officer Criteo

Isabelle Combarel

Investment Director and Head of ESG, SWEN Capital Partners

Fabien Bardinet

CEO Balyo, ex-COO Aldebaran

Alexis Surun

Founder AS Conseil

Cédric Giorgi

Director of special projects Sigfox

Olivier Leclerc

Richard Chen

Global Tech Nomad

Bertrand Cousin

MD JPMorgan France

Florian Ingen-Housz

Chief Financial Officer at Back Market

Laurence Courtinat-Vernon

Managing director Auchan

Guillaume Caboche

Co-founder Pandacraft

Renaud Visage

Co-founder & CTO Eventbrite.

Sylvain Kalache

HolbertonSchool co-founder

Emmanuel Guyot

CEO & co-founder Edoki Academy

Frédéric Montagnon

Founder & CEO Secret Media Inc. Entrepreneur

Karine Leymarie

Nicolas Macquin

Guillaume Pinto

COO AnotherBrain

Marion Moreau

Head of Sigfox Foundation

Paul Duan

Founder & President bayesimpact

Anna Kowalska

Thibault Viort

CEO, Smatch. Board Member, Studapart, Squarebreak, meltygroup. Paris, FRA. #Community #Marketing #St

Cédric Sellin

Co-founder YogiPlay

Edouard Nattée

Gilles Malençon

Writer + Coach TEDx + Praticien en hypnose

Cyrille Bourdeaux

Strategic Innovation Analyst for FNAC, Fabernovel US

Jack Habra

Jérome Delmas

CEO, SWEN Capital Partners

Mathieu Drida

CEO Newmda Partners

Grégory Boutté

VP of Content at Udemy

Stéphane Kasriel

CEO Upwork

Marie Soudré Richard

CEO MSR Conseil

Trond Riiber Knudsen

Founder - TRK Group AS

Michel Floyd


Maelle Gavet

EVP Operations The PricelineGroup

Soizic Huet

Philippe Raimbourg

Director of Master of Science (MSc), Financial Engineering, Université Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne

Jean-Marc Bouhelier

CEO Celoxica - board member/investor #zenchef #sportheroes #MWM #webengineering #eel-energy

Ludovic Bodin

CEO & Co-founder @Cmune

Thomas Verhille

Vae Soli President

Guénolé Queau

Chloé Bonnet

Co-founder Five By Five

Louis Godron

Senior Partner Argos-Soditic

Quentin Le Brouster

Mickael Dayan

Romain Paillard

Co-founder LeWagon

Gabriel de Montessus

CEO HiPay Group

Pascal Levy-Garboua

Head of Business Checkr

Isabelle Bluzat

Jean Daniel Guyot

CEO & Co-founder TrustBK
CEO & Co-founder TrustBK
Former-CEO and Co-founder of Captain Train. International Director of Trainline.

Maxime Guedj

Arthur de Catheu

CEO & co-founder Finexkap + Qilaqila

Colin Gruia

CTO Hubee

Geoffrey Dorne

Designer & founder Design & Human

Louis Janneau

Serge Roos

Manager REGM

Fred Potter

CEO & co-founder Netatmo

Stina Liland Nysaether

Nicolas Simon

CEO & co-founder Wandercraft

Hervé Simonin

CEO Linkfluence

George Hadjigeorgiou

CoFounder, Project Sapiens

Thibault Roussey

CEO Alvedis

Benjamin Trochu

Peter Bihr

Emerging tech via consulting, research, conferences & publications at @thewavingcat: @ThingsCon @ixd

Frédéric Sadaca

In charge of investment diversification ProBTP

Marie-Suzanne Locqueneux-Ifthekhar

Marketing Innovation Leader at AccorHotels

Jacob Key

Jkey Strategy Consulting and Investment

Cyril Charlot

Tariq Krim

Founder jolicloud, netvibes

Albin Serviant

CEO EasyRoomate, W3 Fund - M&A Lead (Early stage investments)

Gilles Sitbon

Marc-Antoine Brochard

CEO & co-founder StimuLab

Erik Byrenius

Stephan Ramoin


Guillaume Fourdinier

Maxime Berthelot

Product Manager Growth @buffer

Michael Amar

CEO Ifeelgoods

Christine Balagué

Chairman Marketing and Social Networks Research, Institut Mines-Telecom

Quentin Reygrobellet

Co-founder Birchbox

Sylvain Zimmer

Jean-Baptiste Rudelle

CEO @Palto

Fiona De Nicola

Didier Duval

Co-founder & Chief Transport Officer @FretLink

Nenad Cetkovic

COO Lengow, board member ZenChef

Bruno Sportisse

Ecole Polytechnique, PhD in AppMaths

Sylvain Lumbroso

COO Seven Academy

Julien Venturini

Co-Fondateur at Anthisma Partners

Quintin Leeds

Freelance graphic designer