Born & raised in sunny Nice, France. Spent over 25% of my life in Canada after moving from France when I was 18.
Head of Platform at Real Ventures, an early-stage VC in Canada (investor in Blockstream, Breather, Element AI, League and many more). Ran FounderFuel, Canada's most active venture accelerator (investor in Bus.com, Transit, Sonder and more). Co-founded & led the McGill X-1 Accelerator in 2015, to bring medical, engineering and computer lab research to market.
Helped OSMO's public launch early 2018, a non-profit foundation supporting the growth, development and global reach of Montreal startups with projects like Notman House and Startupfest. Launched the AI Forum in 2017 for researchers, corporations, and investors to work together on AI applications. Bringing people together to give back with TechAide to help Centraide United Way break the cycle of local poverty and social exclusion in Montreal.
Random fact: lived in 13 different places in the last 6 years, across 3 countries.
Fan of long cycling rides, open water swims, and morning outdoor runs. Sometimes run triathlons. Still trying to grow food at home with aquaponics. Growing Dataist and proud ambivert. Studied at McGill University in Information Systems. Went to MIT Delta V.