A part of the Reech Corporations Group of companies
Fintech Entrepreneur and Investor. Christophe brings a unique perspective combining experience investing as principal in a number of FinTech startups, deep knowledge of the real estate sector, financial markets expertise and a track record as entrepreneur in his own right.
Managing Partner InsurTech
Influencer and Venture Capitalist for the past 20 years (Bertelsmann Ventures, Nokia Ventures, and Truffle Capital). Former General Partner at AXA Ventures. Minh has a wealth of experience in sourcing and nurturing startups in the tech sectors around illiquid assets.
Head of Deal Flow Management
Hicham has a strong experience in the financial services industry (bank, insurance and asset management). Previously he was in the Strategy & Corporate development division at AXA Investment Managers.
Guillaume is a venture capital associate with both French and Canadian citizenship. His previous experience includes a spell with the Investment Team at FrontRow Ventures, a Canadian venture capital fund which invests in student start-ups. He was educated at the HEC Montréal business school where he took a Bachelor of Business Administration Degree with a major in corporate finance, and Canada’s McGill University.
Head of Public Relations and Communication
Andrew is founder and principal of Garfield Advisory, a strategic corporate communications firm. Previously, partner for more than 15 years in the financial institutions group of Brunswick Group.
Maria is a venture capital analyst focusing on FinTech, wealthTech and Impact investing. She joined Odysseus following an internship on the sales and market team at Oddo BHF. She graduated with a Dual Master's degree in Finance & Strategy and International Affairs & Governance at the Paris Institute of Political Studies (SciencesPo) and the University of St.Gallen, Switzerland.
Theophile joined the Odysseus VC analyst team from Scor, the reinsurance group, where he was a strategy and development analyst. He graduated from with a Dual Master in Management degree from HEC Paris business school and the Paris Institute of Political Studies (SciencesPo)
FinTech, InsurTech, and WealthTech Advisor
Nicolas Moreau is the CEO and Founder of Ladbroke Advisory Ld. Previously, he was the Head of Deutsche Bank’s Asset Management division. Prior to joining Deutsche Bank, Nicolas spent much of his career within the AXA group, where he served as CEO, AXA France, AXA Assistance and AXA Global Direct (2010-2016) CEO,AXA UK (2006-2010) CEO and Chairman of the Board of AXA Investment Managers (2002-2010}, CEO of AXA Rosenberg and COO of AXA Investment Managers (1999-2001 ) Nicolas received the “Chevalier de l’Ordre du Mérite National” in 2012
Michael Strong served as Executive Chairman for Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) at CBRE Group, Inc. from 2001 to 2016, and Chief Executive Officer and President of Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) from 2005 to 2012. At CBRE, Michael oversaw the transformation of the world’s largest commercial real estate business, leading the expansion of the business across the EMEA region
Maurice Gauchot brings enormous depth knowledge and experience to his role as advisor of Reech Corporations Group’s Chairman. Former CEO for CBRE France for more than 16 years. Previously, Maurice served as head of the French operations of Hines, a leading US property developer, leading major developments such as the major towers within the f La Defense complex, and redeveloping the former Renault factory in Billancourt, Paris
Christophe Chazot is Head of Propositions for the BigTech sector, which includes the American FAANGS and Chinese BATs at HSBC. Previously, he served as the Group Head of Innovation for HSBC, where he was responsible both for investing in disruptive companies and for the HSBC’s Innovation Strategy. Christophe was founder of Softinvest , a tech company specialised in financials services sold to the French Stock Exchange
Gerard Worms is Chairman of ICC France. He is a former Vice-Chairman of the Rothschild Europe Investment Bank and Honorary Chairman of the privately-run Rexecode economic research centre. Much of Gerard’s career was spent at the Suez Group, where he was Executive Vice President, Chairman, and CEO. Gerard began his career as an advisor to the French Minister of Industry Olivier Guichard and former Prime Minister of France Jacques Chaban-Delmas