Francois focuses on strategy, entrepreneurship and innovation. He spent 10 years as a management consultant with EY in Paris and Chicago, leading large projects for major corporate companies in Europe, the U.S., Asia. He then decided to get involved in the start-up ecosystem, first as a CEO of two startups in Paris, then, after relocating in 2010 in London, as an investor for a family office. In 2016, he created his own advisory practice for start-ups and helps them with strategy, management, business models, growth and financing. He is also a mentor and a judge for incubators and accelerators in London, Paris and Lisbon. He is a graduate from Dauphine and from Institut Mines Telecom Business School. Francois teaches Strategy Case Studies and Entrepreneurship at Dauphine London and Future studies and business innovation at various business schools and universities.