Xavier Wartelle is a Founding Partner of big bang factory, helping startups and innovative companies jump-starting in the US.
Xavier is a serial entrepreneur who has started six start-ups in Silicon Valley and France, resulting in four acquisitions. Xavier founded and led the French Tech Hub, which became the largest accelerator of French start-ups in the US. In addition, Xavier was the CEO of PRIME a leader in Corporate Open Innovation Services while promoting the Paris Region in the US.
Xavier’s career spans over 35 years of executive leadership in startups and mature companies in telecom, enterprise software, and online ventures. He serves as a board member of American Friends of Arts et Métiers, a member of French Foreign Trade Advisors and French Tech Ambassador. Xavier holds a Master’s engineering degree from Ecole Nationale des Arts et Métiers, Paris.
More information is available at http://www.linkedin.com/in/xwartelle