Claire Tanguy

Chief Legal Officer

Claire is Chief Legal Officer at daphni. She helps the team on legal issues, for its funds and portfolio companies. Prior to joining daphni, Claire was a lawyer specialized in venture capital for 5 years, advising both investment funds and startups during fundraisings. She graduated from HEC Paris business school and has a double degree in corporate and tax law from La Sorbonne.

"All grown-ups were once children... but only few of them remember it." - Saint Exupéry

Claire's fun facts

Super power

Decrypting legal texts and regulations

Smile when

She discusses with passionate people

She can teach

Synchronized swimming

Why did she join the VC world?​

To work in a vibrant environment with inspired founders and investors

Soft skills

Adaptable, calm and curious


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Tech for good, biotechs, dance, theaters

How she acts for good

No meat on weekdays!

Mission at daphni

Handle all legal matters (and ensure we do not go to jail!)

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