CEO - Co-founder: Lionel Baraban
Date of creation: 22/09/2010
Headquarters: 59 avenue Victor Hugo - 75116 Paris
Date of investment: February 2017
Followed by: Matthieu Baret
Amount invested: €7m
Lionel Baraban, CEO & Co-Founder
It is after making his debut as an actor that Lionel Baraban embarked on his entrepreneurial adventure. He started successful start-ups in France, then ran a technology incubator in Israel. In 1998, Lionel Baraban took over the management of Entopia in Palo Alto, a spin-off from his incubator, raising $40 million. He moved to China in 2009, where he and Nicolas Berbigier developed Xanadu. In 2010, they founded Famoco together, of which he is now the CEO.