La Gouvernance

Le Bureau définit l’orientation du Club, tandis qu’un Comité de Sélection assure le suivi avec les entrepreneurs, l’instruction des projets et la présentation aux membres de Seed4Soft.

Les membres du Bureau sont :

President Seed4Soft & Independent consultant

Franck DELORME

  • Since 2011, President Seed4Soft & Independent consultant
  • President & CEO – Sparus Software 2005 – 2010 (sold to Zenprise Inc.)
  • General Partner, IT & Software investments – Sofinnova Partners 1995 – 2003
  • Mgr AEC Division, U.S. BusDev Mgr, R&D Architect – Dassault Systemes 1982 – 1995
  • Ms Engineering – Ecole Centrale de Paris (1981)
Independent Consultant, ex W4Software President & CEO

Laurent HENAULT

  • Since 2017 independent consultant
  • President & CEO – W4Software (sold to ITESOFT in 2015) 2005 – 2017
  • Vice-President Sales BI div. EMEA – Hyperion 2003 – 2004
  • Vice-President EMEA – Brio Software (acquired by Hyperion) 1999 – 2003
  • Southern Europe Country Manager – Sqribe Technologies 1996 – 1999
  • Sales Rep – Oracle 1994 – 1996
  • Ms Computer Science – UTC (1994)
President Business Angels Europe, ex President Europe ADP

Philippe GLUNTZ

  • Since 2013 President Business Angels Europe
  • President – France Angels 2009 – 2013
  • President – Paris Business Angels 2004 – 2009
  • President Europe – ADP 1995 – 2002
  • Group Vice-President – Cap Gemini 1990 – 1994
  • COO – Alcatel 1985 – 1990
  • COO – GSI (sold to ADP) 1973 – 1985
  • Ms Engineering – Ecole Polytechnique (1959), Corps des Ponts (1964), PhD in Management Vanderbilt University USA
Le Comité de Sélection

Le Comité de Sélection assure l’instruction des projets, la sélection et la présentation aux membres de Seed4Soft.

Les membres du Comité de Sélection :

Board Member and Venture Fund Advisor, ex President Microsoft France

Eric BOUSTOULLER

  • Since 2021, Board Member and Venture Fund Advisor
  • CEO Solocal 2017 – 2020
  • Corporate VP Microsoft – President Western Europe 2012 – 2017
  • President – Microsoft France 2005 – 2012
  • Deputy GM & General Manager Large Accounts – Microsoft France 2002 – 2005
  • Director Marketing/e-Commerce, GM Sales – Compaq France 1997 – 2002
  • Director Communication, VP Strategy – Compaq EMEA 1993 – 1997
  • Product Manager and Market Research Manager – Compaq France – 1988 – 1993
  • Mgr Sales & Marketing – Sys-Com 1986 – 1988
  • Board Member Syntec Informatique (2005 – 2010), President American Chamber of Commerce (2010 – 2012)
  • Knight of the Legion d’Honneur
  • Sciences-Po Paris (1986)
  • BA Economics and Law (1984)
President Seed4Soft & Independent consultant

Franck DELORME

  • Since 2011, President Seed4Soft & Independent consultant
  • President & CEO – Sparus Software 2005 – 2010 (sold to Zenprise Inc.)
  • General Partner, IT & Software investments – Sofinnova Partners 1995 – 2003
  • Mgr AEC Division, U.S. BusDev Mgr, R&D Architect – Dassault Systemes 1982 – 1995
  • Ms Engineering – Ecole Centrale de Paris (1981)
COO Holnest, Ex CEO CEGID Group

Patrick BERTRAND

  • Since 2017, COO Holnest (Family Office) & Independent consultant/Board Member
  • Chairman of the Medef Committee « Gouvernance des Entreprises
  • CEO – CEGID Group 2002 – 2017
  • CFO & Deputy General Manager – CEGID Group 1988 – 2002
  • CFO – Eurafrep (Oil & Gas Research) an affiliate of Lazard Group 1983 – 1988
  • Manager, Large Companies Department – Crédit Chimique 1977 – 1983
  • Founder & CEO – PusshU (Private Investor in start-up companies)
  • Board Member – OL Groupe, Martin-Belaysoud, Alila, Labruyère-Eberlé, Siparex Prox-Innov
  • CoFounder/Former Chairman Tech in France (ex AFDEL), VP Digital FIEEC, Former Member/Chairman CNNum (Conseil National du Numérique)
  • Ms Economics (Sciences Po Paris 1976) – BA Law
Board Member & Independent consultant, ex SAP VP Business Technology & Research

Hervé COUTURIER

  • Since 2017, Board Member & Independent consultant
  • EVP, Head of R&D– Amadeus 2012 – 2016
  • Exec VP Business Technology & Research – SAP 2008 – 2011
  • Senior VP, Products – Business Objects  2002 – 2008
  • Senior VP, Products – S1 1999 – 2002
  • Senior VP, Products – FICS  1998 – 1999
  • GM Banking Div. CERG-XRT 1997 – 1998
  • BU Manager – IBM 1982 – 1997
  • Board member Sabre, SimCorp, Sportradar, Kyriba, Unit4, Infovista
  • Ms Engineering – Ecole Centrale de Paris (1982)
Independent consultant/board member & private investor, ex CEO of Deny-All

Jacques SEBAG

  • Since 2018, independent consultant/board member & private investor
  • CEO – Deny-All (acquired by Rohde & Schwarz) 2011 – 2018
  • COO – Everteam 2008 – 2010
  • Vice-President EMEA, Strategic Partners & ISP – Symantec 2005 – 2007
  • Vice-President & GM France – Veritas Software 2002 – 2005
  • COO – Axway (Sopra Group) 2001 – 2002
  • Vice-President & GM EMEA – Remedy 1998 – 2001
  • Vice-President Sales, France, EMEA, USA – Oracle 1989 – 1998
  • Ms Engineering – Ecole Centrale de Lyon (1978), Ms of Science – Northwestern University (Chicago, USA)
Acecap Investment Partner, ex Marketing and Operations GM – Microsoft Western Europe

Marc JALABERT

  • Since 2018 Investment Partner – Acecap
  • Marketing and Operations GM – Microsoft Western Europe 2015-2018
  • Consumer Channels Group General Manager – Microsoft France 2011-2016
  • Business & Marketing Officer – Microsoft France 2008 – 2011
  • Director Ecosystem & Platform Division – Microsoft France 2005 – 2008
  • Director of Business Development – Microsoft France 2003 – 2005
  • Ms Software Engineering – ENSEEIHT (1989), MBA – Insead (1997)
VP EMEA BitSight

Xavier ARTIGUEBIEILLE

  • Since 2021, VP EMEA BitSight
  • Head of Continental Europe at Khoros, a Vista company – 2017-2021
  • Head of Southern Europe – Oracle Marketing Cloud – 2014-2017
  • Head of Southern Europe – Jive Software – 2011 – 2014
  • Southern Europe Regional Manager – Successfactors – 2010 – 2011
  • Sales Director France – Ever Team – 2008 – 2010
  • Sales Director France & Belux – Nice – 2005 – 2008
  • Ms Engineering – Ecole des Mines de Saint Etienne (1997)
Operating Partner at NextWorld Capital

Frédéric HALLEY

  • Since 2012, Operating Partner at NextWorld Capital
  • Founder and Managing Partner Tioga Venture 2001-2011
  • COO Netsize 2007 – 2009
  • General Manager Pertinence 2003 – 2006
  • Sales Director SLP Infoware 1999 -2001
  • Consultant BCG 1997 – 1999
  • Consultant Accenture 1991 – 1995
  • Board Member Armis Tech, Homerez
  • MS Telecom Paris – MBA Kellogg School