Partners

Partner companies

5M VENTURES

5M Ventures financing vehicle that allows young firms to benefit from advertising campaigns (on TV, radio, press or posters) in exchange for a minority share of their capital.

ALTO AVOCATS

ALTO Avocats is a lawfirm specialized in business development and startups. Its target is to guide these companies in offering them services adapted to their needs and structure.

AMAZON WEB SERVICES

Amazon Web Services (AWS) is an Amazon.com company, created in 2006, which offers its customers access to infrastructure services in the cloud to enable them to create sophisticated and scalable applications.

L'ATELIER BNP PARISBAS

L'Atelier, the BNP Paribas group's technology and innovation tracking unit for over 30 years, is a media, an event service, a digital strategy advisory unit and a lab. Its mission is to help organisations to turn digital trends into operational projects.

AURIGA PARTNERS

Auriga Partners, independent technology venture capital, invests private equity in information technology and life sciences, in innovative high potential projects, since their creation or even after. It manages three funds for a global budget of over 330 million euros.

BANQUE WORMSER FRERES

Established in 1936, the private bank Banque Wormser Frères offers, thanks to its financial soundness, its family shareholding and its human sized structure, meticulous cooperation to private individuals, entrepreneurs and companies who look to their banker for a long-term relationship, for tailor-made advice, discretion and fresh thinking.

BNP PARISBAS

Leader in the corporate and private banking market, the French retail banking division is structured around specialized client lines and resource centres (private banking, centres for entrepreneurship, innovation centres and business centres) to provide the best support to 7 million individual customers, 580,000 professionals and microbusinesses, 32,000 businesses (SMEs, medium sized businesses and major corporations) and 75,000 partnerships.

BUSINESS FRANCE

Ubifrance and AFII merged on January 1, 2015 to create Business France. National public operator serving the internationalization of the French economy, Business France values and promotes the attractiveness of the french market, its businesses and its territories. Operating leverage at the service of competitiveness and employment growth, Business France makes readable, available and effective the chain of actors and services dedicated to the development and for the success of all businesses, whatever their size, sector and country. Whether export, investment and international partnerships, Business France accompanies French and international companies from the beginning to the completion of their projects, in a clearly oriented approach and effective results.

DELEPORTE WENTZ AVOCAT

Deleporte Wentz Avocat is a law firm specializing in computer and information technology law, advising companies in computer and IT law: technology transactions (hardware and software, services and solutions), internet and e-commerce, IP law and data privacy as well as companies using technology solutions.

DELOITTE / IN EXTENSO

Deloitte, the first audit and consulting firm in France and In Extenso, a major public accounting firm, mobilize the best expertise in each of their activities: audit & risk services, consulting, financial advisory, tax & legal and accounting expertise to assist companies of all sizes and in all sectors in their regional, national and international.

ESSEC BUSINESS ANGELS

ESSEC Business Angels offers to support and coach entrepreneurs in their thinking process around the financing of their start up: timing, which investors, preparing presentations, reviewing business plans, the specifics of discussing, presenting and negotiating with BAs, etc.

EXEC'AVENUE

The outsourcing of recruitment for key and strategic positions, is the best solution for a company that wants to master its growth and attract talent. Exec'Avenue attends the daily businesses of all sizes for their recruitment and supports candidates seamlessly with the sole objective, performance. Our mission is to bring together the best professionals of the market. The reactivity of Exec'Avenue comes from our knowledge of trades and men. Our areas of expertise cover mainly IT technologies, e-business, internet multimedia, etc.

EXPERTS EN PATRIMOINE

Experts en patrimoine is a wealth management specialist, advising HNW / UHNW as well as entrepreneurs. From day one, independence, ethic, and high professional standards were rooted in our DNA. Our specialties include: compensation & benefits, tax optimisation, and transmission (including share disposals)...

FINOVATIS

Finovatis is an independent consulting company specialised in the funding, management and promotion of national and international research projects and networks. Our aim is to support our clients in the development of their R&D strategy, as a key driver of their economic growth and competitiveness.

FRENCH TECH HUB

The French Tech Hub offers to French high-tech enterprises personalized support for every step of their developement on the US market. Our support brings together the best expertise necessary for success of each company: it includes the resources of many public and private partners specialized in IT and health. It allows managers to quickly access high-level networks: mentors, makers of large groups, funders, etc.

HAYAT AVOCAT

Lawfirm operating in intellectual property law (copyright and trademark) and information techonology law.

INVESTESSOR

The Angels Investessor support and finance high potential of all sectors in the parisian region Île-de-France. After more than 12 years experience, Investessor annually responds to more than 1,000 entrepreneurs, examines over 500 cases and selects 50 entrepreneurs for their presentation to Business Angels. With now nearly 250 active members and an annual investment capacity of over 5 million, Investessor represents the first Business Angels network in France.

KALLIOPE

Kalliopé is an independent law firm specialized in private and public business law, having strongly complementary skills and comprising lawyers from prestigious law firms who are accustomed to meeting the highest quality standards and who have a prominent entrepreneurial spirit.

KPMG

Based in 217 cities, KPMG is the first French group of multidisciplinary services occurring as part of audit activities, accounting, consulting and legal and tax counseling. Our experts work with over 70,000 customers at every stage of their development, in particular when they are creating business plan, looking for fundraising or accounting advice and consulting.

LL BERG

Established in 2007, LL Berg is a law firm dedicated to mergers & acquisitions, private equity, tax and financing. As one of the only French independent niche firms in the market, LL Berg focuses on creating tailor-made solutions with high quality standards. In almost ten years, LL Berg advised on 300 transactions which enabled the firm to be regularly ranked among the 10 most active law firms in its practice area.

LUMINANCES

Since 1999, we support companies willing to increase their turnover but don't know how or where focusing their action. We quickly identify their commercial approach improvement points from the point of view of the sales force thus the business process.

MANNHEIM BUSINESS ANGELS

The Mannheim Business Angels network e.V. is a not-for-profit alumni-based Business Angels network. As Business Angels, we invest seed-capital into startup-companies, help with expertise and provide access to our network. As part of our activities, we provide mentoring to selected startups, in particular in the area of fundraising and entering international markets. For startups that are already successful in their domestic market, an international team of local connectors helps to accelerate entry into global markets.

MELCION CHASSAGNE & CIE

Melcion Chassagne & Company (MCC) is a group of international senior business advisors dedicated to helping entrepreneurs, with locations in Paris France (serving Western Europe), Boston, Chicago and San Francisco. We advise them in all matters throughout their lifecycle including strategies, organizational development, business development, and finance engineering. We also assist him/her in his/her decisions around equity structuring and relationship with other shareholders. From a day to day prospective, this translates into 80% of our time spent on advising the entrepreneurs (for which we do not bill until the entrepreneur can measure our contribution to his/her success) and 20% on intermediation (business development and trading, and corporate finance).

MICROSOFT

Microsoft offers to startups exceptional support program, BizSpark+ which includes products and technologies (including $ 120k cloud credit), personalized technical support and direct access to the team Startup Microsoft France, a business and communication development program based on the power of Microsoft networks. This is an exclusive partnership that Microsoft has concluded only with 10 incubators / accelerators in France.

MONTE CRISTO CONSULTING

For over 10 years, Monte Cristo Consulting supports companies in their financing strategy and positions itself as:
- A partner of CEOs offering long-term support, customized approach, qualification of financing needs and implementation of the necessary fundraisings
- With a unique expertise in the market, we manage all the fundraisings levers, both public (grants, advances, loans) and private (capital investment, Banks)
- A privileged partner of public and private funders, facilitating the success of fundraising campaigns

MOV'EO

Moveo: automobiles & public transport safe for humans and the environment. Competitive cluster and R&D in automotive and public transport, Mov'eo develops innovative collaborative projects to enhance international competitiveness of French companies and territories.

OMNES CAPITAL

Comprising 12 investment professionals, Crédit Agricole Private Equity’s venture capital team acquires minority stakes in young companies with high growth potential. Its main areas of interest are financing innovative business ventures in the information technology and life sciences sectors.

ORANGE

The teams meet Orange startup program startups, put them in relation with the right people at Orange and monitor tracks partnership until brought into oeuvre. In addition, the program provides a set of resources to startups partners: marketing support (relations with experts, thematic workshops, access to beta testers), technological assistance (access to test centers), and promotion.

PAYBOX

Paybox is a cross-channel payment platform, secured, scalable and cls in hand: 30 payment methods available, customization of mobile and web pages, flexibility (immediate debit, deferred, splits, redemption, 1 Click, recurring payments, Click & Collect), anti-fraud tool, multi-channel back office. Paybox by Verifone currently processes payment flows for over 40,000 merchants and 120 million transactions per year. Paybox by Verifone operates a payment service in conjunction with various actors in the e-commerce industry.

RESEAU ENTREPRENDRE

Private network of over 500 business leaders, Réseau Entreprendre® Ile-de-France is an indispensable partner for founders and corporate buyers. The network offers a loan of honor at 15-50 K Euros, connection with bankers and investment partners, individual support by a volunteer business manager for 3 years, and participation in winners clubs for a unique support among entrepreneurs.

SAINT SERNIN AVOCATS

Under the leadership of Thibaut de Saint Sernin, who joined the family firm in 2005, the SCP Saint Sernin assists entrepreneurs and business leaders, to advise them in all areas of law business both personally and for their professional needs.

SCHOOLAB

Schoolab develops in collaboration with academic institutions partners, the incubation and support program starter for students' startups. The program aims to support the early stage students' entrepreneurial initiatives issued of various academic institutions, in order to make them more robust and to develop skills and multidisciplinary exchanges.

SCIENTIPOLE INITIATIVE

The aim of Scientipôle Initiative is to closely associate corporate and technological resources in order to contribute to the emergence of innovative enterprises and support the development of such projects. Scientipôle Initiative audits the potential projects, counsels and accompanies the future entrepreneurs from both a scientific and technological base as well as from a managerial point of view. Since 2002, Scientipôle Initiative’s approval committee has backed 630 businesses with a financial commitment of over €25,5 million.

STANWELL CONSULTING

Since 2006, Stanwell Consulting combines strategic vision of the business models of its clients and ability to imagine, implement and support their transformation plans. Historically specialised in banking and insurance / social protection sector, Stanwell continues to grow and diversify its expertise in transformation with the creation of a retail & supply chain practice in 2013, consistent with the its original positioning around the business strategy.

TOTAL

The "regional development" at Total is the support given by the group to Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) in France and worldwide: support to creation, development or resumption of corporates and for sharing their skills. It is implemented by Total Développement Régional (TDR). During the last 10 years, Total Regional Development has supported 1000 SMEs, representing nearly 15,000 jobs (created or maintained).

TYKYA

Tykya is a strategic consulting firm for innovative companies. Tykya offers several types of services, combined into two poles: Tykya Studies (market studies, feasibility ...) and Tykya Finance (overall funding strategy, assembly files, negotiation ...)

VENTECH

Ventech is an European specialized capital risk fund in areas like Technologies of Information and Life Sciences. Ventech manages over € 360 million euros, selects and finances the most ambitious European projects and accompanies them in their international development. With its presence in China, Ventech significantly contributes to the development in Asia of its companies portfolio and invests in the region via a dedicated fund.

VINGTCINQ

We are VingtCinq, a fast growing web and mobile agency based in Paris. Our team is made up with top quality engineers to brought the best strategy and code into web projects such as : website, mobile and web application. We code on Django, Joomla, Wordpress, Prestashop, Ionic, Android and iOS.

WAN AVOCATS

WAN Avocats is an independent French law firm specialized in intellectual property law, employment law and business law. The firm is the French representative for the World IT Lawyers (WITL), a global network of IP-IT specialized firms.