The team

Roxanne Varza Director

Comes from Palo Alto and Iran, lived in the U.K. Co-founder of StartHer and Previously at TechCrunch France and Microsoft Ventures. Waiting for Snoop Dogg to invest in STATION F.

Favorite F-word: Fiesta
Marwan Elfitesse Startups Relations

Born in France from Moroccan origins, lived in Silicon Valley. Previously at Microsoft France and Nimbula (startup acquired by Oracle). Collects Ghibli artefacts.

Favorite F-word: Falafel
Cedric Gaudard Partnerships

Born in Paris, lived in the U.S. Previously at Abercrombie and 3-time startup co-founder. DJ and vinyls collector.

Favorite F-word: Freaky
Mouna Guennouni Finance & Operations

Comes from Morocco, moved to France at age 21. Previously at Mazars. Went backpacking for one year through Australia, New Zealand and South America.

Favorite F-word: Fairytale
Marie Millet Events

Born in France from American origins, lived in the U.K, Spain, Poland, Mexico, Canada and Hong Kong. Previously at Dior and Founders Forum. Candy addict.

Favorite F-word: Fissa
Alexandre Pagès Development & IT

Born and raised in Paris. 42 School alumnus, built his school’s foodtruck booking software, hired at only 19 years old. Loves catamaran.

Favorite F-word: Fox
Caroline Okrasinski Accounting

Grew up in France, with Polish origins. Worked as an accountant for several startups. Has more than 5 tattoos.

Favorite F-word: Fabulous
Marine Wetzel Startup Program

Born in Paris, lived in Chile, Germany and Switzerland. Previously worked as a strategy consultant for startups. Has climbed Kilimandjaro.

Favorite F-word: FingerInTheNose
Massi Dahmane Workplace Services

Born in Algeria, lives in France since age 6. Spent several months in China and speaks Mandarin. In workplace services for 7 years now. The McGyver of the team.

Favorite F-word: Flash
Jean Dubrulle Partnerships

Born in the south of France, lived in London. Worked in several startups & Lion alumni at The Family. Knows how to make neapolitan pizzas.

Favorite F-word: Fireworks
Valeria Brunori Team & Culture

Born in Rome, lived in Arizona before moving to Paris to study Political Science. Previously worked at Valeo. Traveled through the Orkhon Valley in Mongolia on a horse.

Favorite F-word: Fantasia
Mathilde Gratiot Startup Program

From Paris but previously lived in New York and San Francisco. Did research in neuroscience at UCSF and Cornell University before working in scientific communications for the ICM incubator. Dreams of becoming a professional roller skating disco queen.

Favorite F-word: Fuzzy
Cindy Yang Communications

Chinese-Canadian from Montreal. Lived in Hong Kong. Moved to Paris for fashion, fell in love with tech. Has worked with brands including L’Oréal, Calvin Klein, Études Studio. Dreams of the transhuman but Alexa will do for now.

Favorite F-word: Fengshui
Emmanuelle Lanzada Co-Living

Grew up in the French Riviera. Pursued studies in Real Estate, worked with big groups in the sector for nearly 10 years. Is a working-mom with three kids and a fan of makeup and romance movies & shows.

Favorite F-word: Family