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  • ANTOINE HUBERT CEO & CHAIRMAN

    Antoine is Ÿnsect’s Chairman and CEO. He also leads the cooperative insect industry association, ...

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    ANTOINE HUBERT CEO & CHAIRMAN

    Antoine is Ÿnsect’s Chairman and CEO. He also leads the cooperative insect industry association, the International Platform of Insects for Food and Feed (IPIFF) and is Board Member of Protéine France consortium and LFD. Prior to co-founding Ÿnsect, Antoine worked on scientific projects in environmental risk assessment, biomass and plastics recycling. He is an agronomy engineer graduate from AgroCampus-Ouest and AgroParisTech. Together with Alexis, he co-founded NPO WORGAMIC and the company ORGANEO.

    JEAN-GABRIEL LEVON VICE-PRESIDENT

    As engineer from the Ecole Polytechnique graduated from HEC, Jean-Gabriel manages operations and pro...

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    JEAN-GABRIEL LEVON VICE-PRESIDENT

    As engineer from the Ecole Polytechnique graduated from HEC, Jean-Gabriel manages operations and production. Prior to co-founding Ÿnsect, Jean-Gabriel was an industrial project consultant at Schlumberger.

    NICOLAS BERNADI INDEPENDANT BOARD MEMBER

    Nicolas is an owner and operator of several retail and CPG food companies, including La Boulangerie ...

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    NICOLAS BERNADI INDEPENDANT BOARD MEMBER

    Nicolas is an owner and operator of several retail and CPG food companies, including La Boulangerie de San Francisco. Passionate about changing the ecosystem of food made at scale, Nicolas previously ran Food for Munchery after being the VP of product development, marketing and manufacturing for the $3Bn food division at Starbucks, following the sale of La Boulange in 2012. Nicolas started his career in management consulting and private equity backed company Frial. He is a graduate from Ecole Polytechnique and Stanford Graduate School of Business.

    SOFIA HMICH FUTUR POSITIVE CAPITAL

    Sofia Hmich is the Founder of Future Positive Capital, an investment firm on a mission to build a pr...

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    SOFIA HMICH FUTUR POSITIVE CAPITAL

    Sofia Hmich is the Founder of Future Positive Capital, an investment firm on a mission to build a prosperous, fulfilling and equitable future. She worked at the convergence of technology, innovation, strategy and investment at Europe’s top venture capital firm Index Ventures, and as Global Strategy Manager for worldwide digital music service Deezer, among others. Sofia has been recognised by the WEF as Global Shaper and by Forbes as “30 under 30”.

    BERNARD MAITRE EMERTEC GESTION

    Bernard Maitre is a successful entrepreneur, and a veteran of the venture-capital industry in France...

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    BERNARD MAITRE EMERTEC GESTION

    Bernard Maitre is a successful entrepreneur, and a veteran of the venture-capital industry in France. He created venture arms for BNP Paribas and Caisse des Dépots Group before managing several independent partnership groups such as Galileo Partners and Emertec. Between September 2003 and October 2006, Bernard was also Head of investments in the energy sector at the French government investment agency. He graduated from HEC business school.

    GILLES SCHANG BPIFRANCE ECOTECHNOLOGIES

    Gilles began his career in 1997 as a private banker at BNP Paribas and joined the VC practice of Soc...

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    GILLES SCHANG BPIFRANCE ECOTECHNOLOGIES

    Gilles began his career in 1997 as a private banker at BNP Paribas and joined the VC practice of Société Générale Asset Management in 2001 were he was a partner in the Biotech and Environment team from 2003 to 2011 and led a dozen of investments in companies like Adocia, Anadys Pharmaceuticals, Celzome or Metabolic Explorer. He joined Bpifrance Investment in 2012. Gilles is graduated from the Ecole Supérieure de Commerce de Tours (ESCEM) and the University of Clermont-Ferrand.

    MATTHIEU VERMERSCH VIS VIRES NEW PROTEIN CAPITAL

    Matthieu Vermersch is the founder and Director of New Protein Capital Pte Ltd. Matthieu has over 25 ...

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    MATTHIEU VERMERSCH VIS VIRES NEW PROTEIN CAPITAL

    Matthieu Vermersch is the founder and Director of New Protein Capital Pte Ltd. Matthieu has over 25 years of experience in investment management, with a concentration in Asian markets. Prior to creating NPC in 2014, Matthieu worked 16 years for Everest Capital, a large independent, international investment firm. He was a Senior Managing Director, the Director of Research and a member of the Executive and Investment committees.