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    "Paris, a dynamic hub for start-ups? The case of and its growth strategy."

    Marie Laure Sauty de Chalon, CEO of, the World's leading publisher of Women's websites with over 44 million UVs/month, will share her experience in how the company has grown from start-up to multinational.

    Ms Laure Sauty de Chalon's talk will be followed by a cocktail reception for informal networking.

    From 7PM to 10PM,
    At 50Partners,
    62 rue Jean-Jacques Rousseau, 75002 Paris.

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    Ms. Marie Laure Sauty de Chalon

    CEO of

    A graduate of Sciences Po Paris and with a Master's of Law from Paris University, Ms Sauty de Chalon has pursued a successful career in media and advertising between Paris and New York. In 2004 she is named President of Aegis Media Southern Europe and in 2010, she becomes CEO of In parallel, she teaches a class called "Mutant Media" at Sciences Po Paris.

  • Board

    • Frédéric Jousset

      Frédéric Jousset

      As a co-founder of WebHelp, a leading European customer service operator, he is one of France's leading entrepreneurial figures.

      An active angel investor, he is also a fellow of the Louvre and the President of the French National Arts Academy.

    • Tarik Krim

      Tarik Krim

      French digital entrepreneur, creator of Netvibes and currently the founder and CEO of Jolidrive, a personal cloud content computing platform.

      In 2008, he was the first French national named by the MIT Technology Review, TR35, as one of the top 35 innovators in the world under the age of 35.

    • Rasmus Michau

      Rasmus Michau

      Serial entrepreneur with a background in marketing and events. Formerly known as a Parisian nightlife kingpin, he is now the founder and CEO of BonjourBonjour, the local social discovery platform for smartphones.

    • Fred&Farid

      Fred & Farid

      Duo behind the eponymous advertising agency.

      Managing 50+ brands with offices in Paris and Shanghai, Fred & Farid are also active angel investors.

    • Jerome Masurel

      Jérome Masurel, Founder of 50 Partners

      Jerome Masurel started his career in venture capital with NextStage in New York and then with Rothschild & Cie Private Equity in Paris. He then participated in the launch of Agregator/Viadeo, and in 2010 went on to found "Investir en Direct" to help start-ups raise capital with business angels. Every year, "Investir en Direct" completes about 15 funding rounds between 500K€ and 1M€.

      In 2012, he creates 50 Partners, an incubator supported by 50 entrepreneurs from the tech industry, who provide financial and operational support for the incubator's selected companies.

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  • Last event

    tuesday 9th July

    Is it really better in Berlin?

    Andreas Schlenker, partner with VC firm Partech, has been in an active investor in both the Berlin and Paris start-up environments. He will share his experience on the environment and outlook of both cities as breeding grounds for tomorrow's success stories.


    Andreas has been working with Partech since 2003. His focus is on investments in Internet services, digital media and E-Commerce in Europe with a particular emphasis on the German market. Andreas advises Partech with respect to Avandeo, Qype, Secret Sales and sMeet. He was a boardmember of Brands4Friends (acq. EBAY).

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