Edouard PlusManaging Director at Le Swave
Edouard is the Managing Director of Le Swave, the biggest French fintech innovation platform.
Graduate from Science Po, ESSEC MBA and Mines-ParisTech, he started is career as a financial analyst and worked for BNP Parisbas and Crédit Agricole S.A. before stepping into entrepreneurship.
In 2014, he co-founded Beyond Ratings, the first RegTech to deal with climate finance, which was sold to the London Stock Exchange Group in 2019.
In 2017, he was hired by Paris&Co to design, create and manage the innovation program dedicated to fintechs. Since then, Le Swave has accelerated more than 50 fintechs and has become the reference of financial innovation in France. Edouard is a member of the executive committee of Paris&Co, the economic development and innovation agency of Paris and its greater region. He now manages 3 business accelerators, covering a portfolio of 100+ startups every year.