Mathieu Started UL Ventures Fund in 2017. He’s a Corporate Venture Capitalist who invests in Smart Cities, Autonomous Systems and Advanced Manufacturing. He’s a Strategy, M&A and Innovation expert with a background in market intelligence, consulting and international trade. Mathieu led the development of a new business unit from 0 to 300 employees in its first 3 years though a mix of acquisitions, open innovation and organic initiatives by leading strategy, deals, integration and CEO/board level reporting.Forward thinking, Mathieu is focused on creating value through open innovation and financial returns through investment in early stage (Seed thru B) startups in autonomous systems (driverless vehicles, drones, robots), smart cities, and advanced manufacturing. Outside of the office, Mathieu is a huge soccer fan and photography lover. He’s gets it all done with a “French-American perspective”.