La French Tech is a program to put France amongst the big start-up nations; La French Tech Rennes St Malo being one of the first regional clusters. Its unifying values are entrepreneurial flair, ambition, optimism and creativity. Its missions include detecting, accelerating and supporting the cluster’s promising start-ups, deploying our start-ups across the world, and helping traditional companies through their digital transformation. The goal is to make Rennes / Saint-Malo an accelerator of international level. Its main mission is to accelerate local startups in France and internationally by
- developing programs start-up need
- federating local actors
- encouraging companies’ digital conversion
La French Tech Rennes St Malo is a non-profit organisation that implements the project on a local level. The French government awarded the label to Rennes Métropole, Saint-Malo Agglomération together with Malestroit, Carentoir and La Gacilly. It benefits from financial supports from the European Union, la Région Bretagne, Rennes Métropole and Saint-Malo Agglomération.
Facility Manager – In charge of our Startup Hotel welcoming more than 50 people. She also deals with rental requests. MacGyverine.
Crisps, handiwork and basketball.
Sophie doesn’t like
Waste, red wine and when something doesn’t work properly.
She is our start-up’s chatbot. She often has several answers for your question. She advises entrepreneurs throughout their journey. The Mother of ‘Les Boostés’.
Cloud apps, work everywhere, teletransportation and La Réunion.
Stéphanie doesn’t like
Meetings, when you’re not ‘lean’.
In charge of Administrative and Finance. She also welcomes our coworkers and work with local universities to build a stronger bridge between entrepreneurs and students. Finance MP. Contagious good mood.
Chocolate, laugh and sing.
Solène doesn’t like
When Excel stalls and run out of chocolate.
In charge of providing some visibility to local startups by managing content through the website and social media. Relay and federate all the leads for the community. Her mobile phone is her hand’s extension. Any excuse is good enough to speak English.
Her Netflix account, her old car, her passport and rugby.
Eve doesn’t like
Pepper, get up before sunrise and run out of battery.
In charge of organising ‘FrenchTech’ events for local start-up and entrepreneurs. She also takes care of physical communities such as societies or organisations (developers…).
Chick flicks, Stephanie’s cantonese rice and humming songs.
Claire doesn’t like
Paperwork and traffic jam.
Open-minded people, hashtags, meetings in Saint-Malo.
Florent n’aime pas
Fingerprints on his Retina screen.
The executive board is made up of 12 members – mostly entrepreneurs – that oversees the team:
- Laurent Bertaux (President) @lbertaux
- Estelle Bagot (Vice-President) @EstelleBAG
- Luc Avril @Luc_avril
- Daniel Gergès @danielito
- Cyril Guillory @CyrilGuillory
- Cécile Martin @MartCecile
- Alex Rigaldo @RigaldoAlex
- Olivier Avaro @oavaro
- Anne-Marie Kermarrec @AMKermarrec
- Jérôme Tre-Hardy
- Anthony Esposito @anthonydulo
- Florent Letourneur @FloletDrh
The executive board is supervised by an supervisory committee.While it’s the executive board who design the organization’s road map, it’s the job of the committee to approve it officially
- Permanent guests: la Région Bretagne, Ille-et-Vilaine, la Direccte
- Members of rights:Rennes Métropole, Saint-Malo Agglomération, Rennes Atalante, pôle Images & Réseaux, CCI Ille-et-Vilaine, Bug, Digital Saint-Malo, b<>com
- Elected members: Epitech, The Innovative Spirit, Communauté des Développeurs
- Expert membres: Niji, Orange, Irisa, Télécom Bretagne.