Pierre-Eric Leibovici

Co-founder & partner at daphni

Investment banker at Merill Lynch (risk management in emerging markets) and corporate banker at Banexi (M&A and investments), then investor at BNP Paribas Private Equity. Before co-founding daphni, he co-founded Orkos Capital, a private equity fund management company dedicated to VC investments in telecommunication (ETMF II), digital technology (Orkos III), and service robotics (Robolution Capital).

“Creativity is intelligence having fun.” - Albert Einstein

Pierre-Eric's fun facts

Super power

Multi tasks with permanent inbox <20

Smile when

He goes skiing

He can teach

How to take a decision before people even know there was a decision to be taken

Why did he join the VC world ?​

Get inspired by a Professor at Boston who was also VC

Soft skills

Risk taker, altruist and caring


Co-founded weare_ to promote French creative industries


Prospective, anticipating the disruption of tomorrow

How he acts for good

Uses coffee grounds from the office for his compost

Mission at daphni

Manage, invest & develop

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Pierre-Eric's track record

Pierre-Eric's news

Start-up et grands groupes, mariez-vous !

Alors que les relations entre start-up et acteurs traditionnels s'intensifient chaque année, le nombre de rachats de start-up par des groupes français et européens demeure faible, écrivent Pierre-Eric Leibovici et Patrice Thiry. Le timing serait [...]

Améliorer encore le soutien aux start-up

Le secteur public a raison de s'impliquer dans le soutien financier à l'innovation privée. Mais il fait aller encore plus loin. [...]

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