We are at the intersection of the two worlds of entrepreneurship and consulting to support our clients' projects. To date, we have counseled 80+ clients in their innovation efforts, and more than 250 businesses, intrapreneurial and entrepreneurial projects.
Founder & CEO
Maxime is involved in the design and management of innovation programmes, the structuring of investment funds, fund raising, and more generally all subjects related to strategy and finance.
He founded a company that publishes marketplaces.
An engineer by training (Centrale Nantes), Maxime is also a graduate of HEC Paris.
If he's not meeting people all over France, you'll have to look for Maxime in the mountains!
Expertise Hakim is involved in defining strategies, financial structuring of projects, managing fundraising and more broadly programmes.
Past experience After a stint in finance (M&A, Private Equity), he took a more entrepreneurial turn at Jumia Côte d'Ivoire. He then co-created a cosmetics company (LimeLife by Alcone Italia) for L'Occitane.
Education He graduated from HEC Paris and Bocconi University (double degree CEMS).
What else? Passionate about cinema, he dreams of making his first documentary in his spare time.
Expertise Meryem structures and manages innovation programmes, assists entrepreneurs in the development of their projects, and provides support on any subject related to branding or communication.
Past experience After an experience within the strategy and advertising agency BETC, she developed one of the first creative agencies dedicated to startups (Le Side Car), sold a few years later to the innovation consulting firm Fabernovel.
Education She is a graduate of HEC Paris and CEMS with a stint at the Stockholm School of Economics.
What else? With INSKIP, she has put into practice her desire to get involved in the Moroccan entrepreneurial ecosystem to generate value and participate in the country's development.
Expertise Shameer is involved in structuring INSKIP's innovation and tech ecosystem. He sets up new programmes to bring our clients together around our expertise.
Past experience Shameer has been an entrepreneur for 15 years in industry, training and tech, between 2 projects, he spent 2 years at France Digitale to improve the collaboration between startups and large groups.
Education Engineer by training and graduate of the 10KSB programme offered by ESSEC Executive Education and designed by Goldman Sachs to help SMEs grow.
What else ? In addition to entrepreneurship, he is passionate about science and has taught math and physics for 7 years.
Expertise Côme assists entrepreneurs and companies in many aspects of their development: ideation, product/market fit, business model creation, commercial structuring and acceleration, HR organisation and funding. He is particularly interested in the new challenges facing industries, linked to new technologies, among others.
Past experiences After starting his career in large industrial groups, he managed a shopping centre at Unibail-Rodamco. He then founded a company in the Wine & Spirits sector, which he developed for over 4 years. He also worked as a commercial director of a hyper-growth start-up in the agricultural sector (member of the FT120).
Education An engineer by training (Ecole Nationale Supérieure d'Agronomie et des Industries Alimentaires), Côme also graduated from HEC Paris (Entrepreneurs).
What else ? Passionate about cinema, music and sports. He is also a wine and spirits enthusiast.
Jean-Jacques assists entrepreneurs in the definition of their strategy, its execution and its financial aspects, particularly in terms of fundraising. He also assists institutions in the definition and implementation of innovation programmes.
Jean-Jacques has created and managed startups for more than 15 years: Imaginatio (2005-2015), a pioneer in French legal tech, and Stootie (2011-2021), a pioneer in everyday services (1.5 million subscribers, "Coup de Coeur Apple" since 2014, application acquired by Cdiscount in 2018). In these companies, Jean-Jacques has recruited more than a hundred people and raised over €15m.
He graduated from Sciences-Po Paris (Public Service), ESC Bordeaux (Finance), and holds a degree in private law (Paris II) and art history (Paris I).
Jean-Jacques is often between Paris and London and is passionate about education issues. In 2004, he created the association for the promotion of civil service, one of the actors of the civil society lobbying that led to the creation of civic service in 2007.
Expertise Marine is involved in the design of educational programmes and the definition of innovation strategies, but also assists entrepreneurs in the construction of business plans, execution strategies, team building and management, and preparation for fundraising.
Past experience After working for the Innovation Department of the Vivendi group, Marine developed the Brazilian subsidiary of one of the group's startups in Sao Paulo. She then joined a Venture Capital fund before creating a group of 12 nurseries in London.
Education She graduated from the Ecole Normale Supérieure Paris-Saclay in Economics and Sociology, from Sciences Po Paris in Public Affairs and from the Entrepreneurship major at HEC Paris.
What else? Marine is passionate about educational innovation, neuroscience and personal development. When she is not on the Eurostar between Paris and London, she can be found on skis or hiking trails!
Expertise Lydia works on strategic issues, in particular by assisting in the selection of innovative solutions and by conducting market research.
Past experience She worked in compliance, then in strategy consulting, before creating her personal development podcast.
Education She graduated from ESSEC, Berkeley (Entrepreneurship major) and the University of Cergy-Pontoise (Business Law).
But what else? She is the outdoor girl of the team. She doesn't hesitate to try out new sports in nature, and the more of them in a day, the better! An example of a combo: hiking, climbing, canyoning and surfing!
Expertise Julia works on market analysis and commercial missions.
Past experience She founded a Parisian leather goods company during her studies.
Education Julia graduated in Management from the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE) and specialised with the Master in International Fashion & Luxury Management at the Institut Français de la Mode (IFM).
But what else? A Formula 1 fan, she hopes to one day have the opportunity to walk around a paddock and discuss strategy with Toto Wolff.