Olivier is General Partner of Partech and leading activities in Germany.
Ventures include brands4friends, the German leading Flash Sales company, where Olivier drove the international expansion, restructuring of the firm and trade sale to eBay for 150m€ as well as MarkaVIP, in MENA.
Olivier was formerly with Wellington Partners, a pan-European Venture Capital firm with offices in Munich and London with more than 800m€ under management.
Prior to this, Olivier contributed to establishing Texas Instruments as the leader in chip security for mobile phones. He started his career at IBM, in New-York and Zurich, where he participated in the development of a new processor for 3G handsets. He wrote several patents.
Olivier holds an MBA with honors from INSEAD (France/Singapore), with exchange at the Wharton Business School, and a Master's degree in Telecommunications from the EPFL (Swiss Federal Institute of Technology), with exchanges at the Technical University Berlin and Eurecom in Sophia-Antipolis.