Areas of expertise:
VC, IoT, Investment, Entrepreneurship
Anne-Valérie joined Serena Capital, the French Venture Capital firm, in 2015 with a focus on Data Driven and Artificial Intelligence investments. She has an in-depth experience in Venture Capital since 2000, investing in various IT sectors such as internet, hardware, embedded software, telecom, m to m, internet of things…. She invested in Icontainers an online booking platform for containers based in Barcelona, Coorpacademy an e-learning platform for corporates, Heuritech an image and text recognition company using deep learning technologies and Quantilia a quantitative analysis platform, Vekia a machine learning sales prediction and supply chain optimization engine.
She had several experiences as banker including IPO origination for IT companies such as S.o.i.tec, a silicon wafers manufacturer.
Anne-Valérie holds an MBA from City University – London (CASS Business School), a BA with honors from Brighton Polytechnic and graduated from EDHEC Business School. She is AMF (French market authorities) certified. She is Supervisor in the Entrepreneurship Master program of HEC Business School and Mentor at the Lafayette Plug and Play acceleration program
She plays golf and loves rock and roll.