Associate Professor

Research center : École Polytechnique


Innovation & Entrepreneurship


I am an associate professor at emlyon business school, specialized in strategy, innovation and entrepreneurship.
I study how businesses deal with disruptions and radical uncertainty.
I have over twenty years of industry experience in the high-tech sector as entrepreneur and CEO and as a consultant.

2009: Ph.D., Ecole Polytechnique, France
  • 2004: DEA Applied Organisation - IAE Paris, University Paris I Sorbonne, France
  • 1997: MBA - London Business School, United Kingdom
1999 - 2009: Co-founder & CEO - Digital Airways, Wireless software company selling to blue chip handset manufacturers, telecom operators, and software vendors worldwide, France
  • 2004 - 2009: Research Associate - INSEAD, Maag International Centre for Entrepreneurship Centre, France
  • 1998 - 1999: Managing Director - Mindteck Ltd, MBI & Turnaround of IT firm providing off-shore services to US clients, India and USA