Yvan-Michel began his career in 1991 in the software industry. He spent 10 years in marketing, business development and management at large international software vendors (Sherpa Corp., Dassault Systèmes). He was the European Marketing and Development Director with US-based Engineering Animation Inc. (now Siemens PLM).
Yvan-Michel works since 2001 in the Venture Capital industry and is an active contributor of the investment and innovation ecosystem of high growth startups. He is board observer or member of several innovative companies such as Navya, Serious-Factory, Linkfluence, Clem', PayinTech, SAVGRoup, Sevenhugs, Fidzup, In-Lusio, Appscho or WebGeoServices.
Investing in Digital ventures and Engineering, Yvan-Michel is particularly in charge of the Paris Region Venture Fund at CapDecisif Management.
Yvan-Michel holds a MSc (89) in Computer Science from ESIEA (Ecole Supérieure d'Electronique et d'Automatique).