Our Team


Jean-Luc Bernard

President

Graduated from Polytechnique and Telecom ParisTech, JeanLuc created his first company (ASTEK) 25 years ago. Founder of about forty companies in High Tech, the Internet and Ecommerce, his passion for innovation naturally led him to decide to launch Eridanis with a handful of other advised entrepreneurs.

His today’s moto: with the Internet of Things, we will change the world as Internet changed it 20 years ago.

Emmanuel Gavache

CEO

High technology and car enthusiastEmmanuel has 25 years of professional experience in management positions within companies of CAC40. He also leads multicultural teams, in Latin America, North America, China and India.

After exercising the position of Automobile Industry Manager of Capgemini Consulting, he decided to cofound Eridanis becoming manager of the group and to ensure its international expansion.

Daniel Young

UK Managing Director

Daniel has more than 15 years of experience in consulting, in new technologies, in strategy and in operational divisionDaniel has worked for a long time as consultant in cabinet specialized in the energy sector, pharmaceutical products as well as in retail selling.

He is graduated from the British University, the Imperial College, and holds a degree in Mechanical Engineering.

Sébastien Chauffour

French Area Sales Manager

Backed by 20 years of experience, specialist in mobile and high-tech sectors, Sébastien has developed his expertise in business management.

Creator of several companies in these sectors, he has directed more than 350 people. His knowledge of the main mobile participants has enabled him to create a network of key contacts within the biggest groups: Microsoft, Blackberry, Samsung, LG etc.

He also practices golf, skiing and diving. Sébastien joined Eridanis in 2014 to take over the management of our France’s business division.

Angeline Douant

Asian Area Manager

Angeline Douant leads the development of Eridanis’ Group in the Asia-Pacific area. Renowned professional in the development of high-tech activities, Angeline has successfully been launching Robinson Technologies’ group in Asia for more than 10 years. While masterfully managing the Shanghai office,  passionate about the most advanced digital technologies, Angeline has joined the adventure of Eridanis in Singapore.

Angeline’s international curriculum started with prestigious universities including Paris, Lyon, Montpellier, Valladolid, Milano and Taipei, before becoming a visionary and dynamic Executive Woman.

Jean-Simon Venne

Northern America Area Manager

Jean-Simon Venne is an experienced business operations manager with a solid track record in developing and supporting projects and solutions that integrate a wide range of methods and technologies.

Highly recognized for his ability to improve efficiency and organizational efficiency through leadership that closely aligns the process and resources to achieve cost savings, to accelerate performance and maintain strategic flexibility while creating a competitive advantage for the organization.

Jad
El Khoury Sader

Head of
Consulting

Jad is an expert engineer in the field of telecommunications, with a strong international experience of more than 10 years in the IT / Telco fields, with the suppliers and operators Bouygues Telecom and SFR.

Jad has been involved in cross-functional projects management, deployment, consulting, PMO, change management and strategy.

He graduated from an MBA where he wrote a thesis on value creation in the Telco sector. He is trilingual French, English and Arabic.

Hélène
Alves Dos Santos

Head of
Gouvernement and Luxury

A graduate of the Air Force School as an electronic officer, Hélène spent 29 years in the Air Force.

She has extensive experience in team management and project management and has worked in a wide range of fields including telecommunications, international relations, arms export and officer training.

Very interested in connected objects, Hélène is the director of the government and luxury sector of Eridanis.

Alain
Galdemas

CTO

An engineer in robotics and industrial computing, Alain is a veteran of information technology.

He began his career in the industry, but his passion for new technologies has pioneered him in the field of digital cartography, geolocation and telematics. He designed, developed and operated several M2M and IoT platforms with his teams.

In the continuity of this passion for the IoT, he joined Eridanis to bring his experience of 20 years

Thierry
Muela

Director of
Industrial & Agencies in Nice

A trained electronics specialist, Thierry has consolidated his career with more than 20 years of experience in Manufacturing, R & D, and Industrialization.

Passionate about the new connected technologies, he has developed numerous BtoC products integrating the entire technical value chain: Hardware: Conception Board & Plasturgy, Purchasing and process manufacturing EMS, standardization CE / UL.

He joined the Eridanis team with two missions, providing industrial support to client projects and taking over the Nice agency.