Francois Marmion, co-founder and COO
Phone (UK): 07 796 247 100
Phone (FR): 06 70 08 77 60
Francois is the co-founder and COO at History Vibes.
In the first part of his career, Francois was a management consultant with Ernst & Young in both Paris and Chicago for over 10 years. He worked with many of the world’s biggest companies including : Air France, Orange, Michelin, Total and LVMH, leading massive business transformation projects during his tenure.
Passionate about start-ups and entrepreneurship, Francois became Directeur General (COO) of an on-line tourism start-up for two years, using his experience from his time at one of the world’s largest consultancy’s. This led to becoming Directeur General of a second start-up for 4 years which created computer vision-based safety systems.
After successful stints with these two start-ups, Francois joined a London-based private investment fund for five years, where he was responsible for venture and private equity investments. During this period, he also contributed to the creation of an incubator for Education Technologies start-ups.
Today Francois is now acting as an independant advisor for start-ups and is excited to be involved with History Vibes in its early stage of development.
In his spare time Francois enjoys photography and writing, and is also passionate about travelling and history. Recently he created a photo reportage and a photobook about the refugee crisis in Greece.
Francois holds a Master from Paris-Dauphine University and a Master from Telecom Management (National Institute for Telecommunications).
Hubert Rault, founder and CEO
Phone: 07 938 014 459