A cross border network is a real advantage when one is looking to tap a global market. This is where newcomers and entrepreneurs established in NYC can find a forum to share their experience and knowledge.


Ilan Abehassera - Founder and CEO @ Insensi

Ilan Abehassera is a second time Entrepreneur based in NYC since 2004. He is now Founder and CEO at Insensi, makers of ILY, a new kind of communication device and platform for Families :


Christophe Garnier - Founder and Managing Director @ Spark Labs

Repeat entrepreneur with 16 years of experience in the US market.  Christophe is the Founder & Managing Director at Spark Labs, the coworking ecosystem & US expansion platform for the French Tech companies looking to expand in the US.  Spark Labs provides spaces, support, network opportunities and access to funding to its members. 


Fabrice Sergent - Co-founder and CEO @ Bandsintown

Bandsintown Group is a digital media company powered by music. Our mission is to enrich people’s lives by connecting fans with artists they love - before, during and after the event. With over 17 million registered concert-goers, a global audience of 120 million music fans and over 280K touring artists connected to the Bandsintown community, we are the premiere destination where artists and fans connect.


Benoit Buridant - Founder and CEO @ FrenchFounders

Benoit founded the first business community of french entrepreneurs and CEOs abroad.


Frédéric Montagnon - Investor and CEO @ Secret Media

Engineer, Entrepreneur and Investor in tech savvy companies. Formerly CxO / Founder at Codanova, OverBlog, Nomao, Teads (ex Ebuzzing).

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Alban Denoyel - Co-founder and CEO @ Sketchfab

Co-­founder and CEO of Sketchfab, the leading platform to publish and find the best 3D content, anywhere online.  Alban is also co-organiser of the NYC European Tech meetup. He holds a business degree from ESSEC Business School.


Mathieu Nouzareth - Co-founder and CEO @ FreshPlanet Inc.

Serial web entrepreneur Mathieu Nouzareth is CEO of FreshPlanet, the New York-based developer of the highly-popular award winning social mobile game SongPop, the turn-by-turn, simulated real-time play game for music lovers that has built a global following of over 100 Million players since its launch in June 2012.

Mathieu is a graduate of the Grenoble School of Management and holds an MBA from Pace University in New York. He is a frequent panelist at tech conferences such as LeWeb Paris, CES Las Vegas, GDC or CrunchUp.


Alexandre Winter - Co-founder and CEO @ Placemeter

Alex was the co-founder and CTO, then CEO of LTU Technologies, a venture backed pioneer in large scale image search by content. LTU was successfully acquired by a Japanese company listed on the Tokyo Stock Exchange. Alex holds an MSc and a PhD in Image Recognition from Telecom ParisTech, holds 9 patents in the field, and has over 20 years of computer vision expertise in applications ranging from satellite reconnaissance to augmented reality.


Christophe Camborde - Co-founder and CEO @ Ezakus

Co-Founder of Ezakus Labs, a mobile prospecting specialist, and serves as its President and Chief Executive Officer (2011).

He began his career in the SudOuest media Group (1995) before joining Groupe Carrefour as CTO of @Carrefour subsidiary (1999).
He co-founded Steek (2005), a cloud storage company, and served as its President and Chief Executive Officer until he sold the company to F-Secure Oyj for $40M and became Vice President of the Storage and Digital Content business unit (2010).

Jonathan Benhamou - Co-founder and CEO @ PeopleDoc

As a Gartner 2014 Cool Vendor, PeopleDoc transforms the way organizations deliver HR services by providing easy to implement, affordable HR service delivery solutions. Over 400 customers and 1.5 million employees use PeopleDoc globally.


Loic Moisand - Co-founder and CEO @ Synthesio

Loic, co-founded Synthesio with the original idea of harnessing Social Media Big Data to build customer driven organizations. He is responsible for overall company operations and strategic direction and has guided Synthesio from an early start-up to becoming a global leader in Social Media Analytics software solutions.


Pierre Valade - Co-founder and CEO @ Sunrise

Pierre Valade is a French internet entrepreneur and co-founder and CEO of the well-regarded calendar application, Sunrise which was acquired by Microsoft on February 4, 2015.