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Work Background
Co-Founder
MeiogenixCo-Founder
Mar. 2020 - Mar. 2022Paris, Ile-de-France, France
Co-Founder & CEO
MeiogenixCo-Founder & CEO
Nov. 2010 - Mar. 2020Paris Area, FranceMeiogenix is a biotech company developing breeding technologies to unlock the unexplored genetic diversity of organisms. Meiogenix expands the natural biodiversity and helps developing new products to address global food and industrial challenges. Responsibilities: - Company management - Lead and supervise R&D activities - Coordinate business operations - Define the intellectual property strategy Achievements: - Established deals with large industrial players such as Bayer (https://media.bayer.com/baynews/baynews.nsf/id/Bayer-Meiogenix-collaborate-accelerate-agricultural-innovation-through-development-unique) - Raised $3M from VC - Contributed to the conception of new technologies - In-licensed technologies from academia and out-licensed to industry - Successful personal exit
Lecturer in Entrepreneurship
Marie Curie NetworksLecturer in Entrepreneurship
Apr. 2018 - Oct. 2018Entrepreneurship course: from an idea/discovery to a startup. Tools and tricks for a successful entrepreneurial journey. Marie Curie Networks: PHA-ST-TRAIN-VAC, GLYCOVAX
Co-founder & CEO
TravellutionCo-founder & CEO
Mar. 2011 - Jun. 2014Paris Area, FranceTravellution is a web platform to help travelers and groups to conceive and plan a detailed trip. Responsibilities: - Company management & reporting - Oversee product development with technical team - Define strategic marketing actions (online/offline) Achievements: - Raised €300K from business angels - Grew engagement - Obtained €100K grant for technology development
Co-Founder
LounjeeCo-Founder
Jun. 2017Paris Area, FranceBuilding vertical networks
Owner
PROG VENTURESOwner
Jan. 2017Paris Area, FrancePersonal investment and consulting company
Co-Founder
SCI-BRAINCo-Founder
Jan. 2017Tallinn, EstoniaSCI-BRAIN is a SaaS platform to map and identify experts in any topic. Helping companies to access the expertise they need to grow their business.
CEO
BliNK TherapeuticsCEO
Dec. 2014 - Dec. 2015Stevenage, United KingdomBliNK Therapeutics is a biotechnology company dedicated to the development of innovative biotherapeutics for life threatening diseases such as cancer. BliNK's technologies were invented and developed in the labs of Facundo Batista (CRICK Institute, London) and Vincenzo Cerundolo (University of Oxford). I was appointed as CEO during the the M&A with the antibody team and technologies of Valneva. Responsibilities: - Manage the transition during the M&A process - Supervise R&D activities and technology development - Company management and reporting - Supervise IP portfolio and strategy Achievements: - Successfully led the transition after the M&A - Established operational processes between the two sites (Stevenage UK, Lyon France) - Set-up target scouting process
Board member
Key NeurosciencesBoard member
Nov. 2012 - Jan. 2016Paris Area, FranceParticipate in key decisions for the company.
CEO
Key NeurosciencesCEO
Jan. 2011 - Oct. 2012Paris Area, FranceKey Neurosciences is a venture-incubator company acting as an integrator and catalyzer of the most promising neurosciences opportunities. Responsibilities: - Structure the process of company inception - Lead operations on neurosciences projects - Fully managed the company - Reporting to board and investors Achievements: - Raised $1M - Expand IP company's portoflio - In-licensing deals on projects to accelerate/fund - Elaborate the venture-incubator business model
Advisor
Kurma PartnersAdvisor
Jan. 2011Paris Area, France
Guest Lecturer
University of BolognaGuest Lecturer
Jan. 2011 - Jan. 2012Bologna Area, ItalyThe School of Biotechnology of the University of Bologna is the highest-ranked M.S. in Biotechnology in Italy. - Lectures in technology entrepreneurship at the School of Biotechnology, University of Bologna.

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