Since entering the private equity and venture capital industry in 2012, Yann held several European board positions both in France and Germany (Metron, Outsight, Foodvisor, Heliatek,...) and took part or conducted over 27 transactions, in North America and Europe.

Yann has a deep understanding of the development of companies, project and start-ups and enjoys to share his strategic experience with portfolio companies.

Yann is Member of the European Advisory Board of the Cleantech Group and participated to the development of the Breakthrough Energy Coalition. In 2016 Yann built and managed the energy transition capital line within BNP Paribas, a key step forward for the bank to fight climate change.

Yann is general engineer with Master from Nancy School of Mines and holds an MBA from ESCP.