Robin RIVATON, 29 years old, worked at a major strategy consulting firm (The Boston Consulting Group) before serving as advisor to the CEO of Aéroports de Paris, and then as advisor to the President of the Paris Region in charge of the economy. He is now CEO of Paris Region Entreprises, a 100-people government agency in charge of attracting foreign investors in the Paris Region.
Devoted to public debate for many years, he serves on Fondapol’s scientific council and teaches robotics and IT classes at Sciences Po, a prominent university. He maintains a regular media presence in various daily newspapers, in addition to radio and television programs. He has been involved in the 2017 presidential campaign.
He has published 4 books : Aux actes dirigeants ! (Leaders, take action!, Fayard, 2016), La France est prête (France is ready, Les Belles Lettres, 2014), Relancer notre industrie par les robots (Revitalizing our industry via robotics, Du Quesne, 2012) and Quand l’Etat tue la nation (When the State kills the nation, Plon, 2016).
Vincent PAVANELLO, 23 years old, works as advisor to the CEO of Finances & Dérivés (pan-European Real Estate Family Office operating in Paris, Porto, Barcelona, Rome, Milan, Warsaw and Prague) and entrepreneur.
Working on a wide range of economics issues, he collaborates with the think tank Generation Libre (listed in the Global-Go-To-Think-Tank ranking 2015) as a member of the experts committee. He is also a regular columnist for Challenges, one of the main French business newspapers.
Florian FREYSSENET, 23 years old, has been involved in the 2015 French regional campaign as head of data and digital department. He currently works as growth marketer at Scenario, a London based start-up focused on optimisation and data analysis of marketing campaign.
In addition, he leverages his semiotics studies by serving as assistant to Anthony Mathé, a French speaker. He is also a regular columnist for Siecle Digital, a well-known French website dedicated to digital and technology.