Private Equity (Financière Fonds Privés, founder) Industry (Alcatel, Valeo)
Guillaume brings over a decade of successful project management experience in demanding industries in the US, Europe and Asia (Alcatel Space, Valeo) and eight years of experience in the venture capital and private equity in France. A rare combination, that perfectly matches the operational and financial aspects of SGH Capital. Guillaume is a graduate of Sup Aero (Aerospace engineer) and INSEAD (MBA - Singapore/ Paris).
Managing Partner and Entrepreuneur
Alexandre brings more than 15 years of experience in business development and entrepreneurship, accross multiple industries, in the US, Europe and the Middle East.
Alexandre is the Co-Founder of several successful companies in Europe, including the first green dry cleaning chain in France (Sequoia: www.sequoiapressing.fr), the first TaxiJet airline in Europe (Wijet: www.wijet.fr), and Superdome, a US-based disruptive company in the field of Solar BIPV, which will change our perception of residential solar energy generation.
Over the last three years, Alexandre’s ventures have raised more than $75 million in seed and first round funding and gathered over 250 investors in Europe. Alexandre has been both a strong operator and a creative engine for the companies he founded. As such, Alexandre is the holder of seven global patents covering composite materials, photovoltaic energy and financial technologies, which are currently implemented by portfolio companies.
Since 2011, Alexandre has also been an active investor in over sixty fast expanding companies on the US West Coast, in the areas of Technology, Mobile, Social Networks and Biotechnology. Thanks to the unique access granted by his business partners, SGH Capital operates alongside the best early-stage technology investors in Silicon valley.
Alexandre is a former officer in the French Navy and holds a BA in Management from HEC Paris, a Masters in Applied Economics from IEP Paris and an MBA from Harvard Business School.
Pensar-CEO, Real Ventures Venture Partner
CEO/Co-founder of Pensar-powering the future of learning. Founder/CEO, board member, advisor and senior executive to/in startups, governments and high growth companies (from growth through to exit/sale). Venture Partner at Real Ventures-Canada's leading early stage venture capital firm.