We take a bottom-line approach to each project for the success of our client's operations

- Paul Bougnoux. Founder, Psion Finance

Management Team

Paul Bougnoux

Founder

Paul Bougnoux - Founder

Paul has co-founded Largillière Finance (http://largilliere-finance.com/en) and founded Psion Finance. With a solid experience, he assists executives, shareholders and investors in their financing and M&A operations. He cumulates more than 50 deals in multiple sectors namely with Fintechs and investment funds (AXA, BNP Paribas, bpifrance,…).

Since 2016, he initiated the blockchain practice within Largillière Finance and he is a keynote speaker and well-known author in media.

He is the co-author of the white paper “Crypto-finance, émergence d’un nouveau marché mondial” in France Innovation published in January 2018 for the French government.

Paul is the co-founder of Olymp Capital, the first European investment firm dedicated to blockchain and digital assets (http://olymp.capital/).

Paul is advisor at the investment fund Black Tulip Capital and the innovative fintech accelerator Gate 31.

Paul is also lecturer at ESCP Europe for M&A and Crypto-Finance.

Paul is General Secretary and Board Member of the CNCEF (National Chamber of Financial Advisors).

He graduated from ESCP (Mastere of Audit and Advisory), ISC (Finance option).

Alexandre Karako

Director

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Alexandre is Director at Largillière Finance, advising STOs and ICOs projects of international companies.

He has more than 6 years of experience in Finance. He started as a Private Equity analyst in BNP Paribas, then joined PwC France as a financial auditor in banking industry auditing large players (Crédit Agricole, JP Morgan Paris, …). Then, he performed several financial due diligences of international companies in financial services / fintech industry as a Deals Manager in PwC Transaction Services department.

On side projects, he assisted the PwC Innovation Office setup in France (Open Innovation platform for 5,000 employees, Divn incubator …) and was part of the winning team of Startup weekend FinTech R:evolution 2016 ("Georges" project that raised €1m in 2018).

As a crypto enthusiast, he started to invest in ICOs in mid-2017 and performed researches about Blockchain ecosystem as a member of CryptoAssets Institute.

He graduated from Paris Dauphine (Master of Corporate Finance & Financial Engineering)

Thomas Bureau

STO Corporate Supervisor

Thomas

Thomas acts both as Director at Largillière Finance and Corporate Supervisor at Psion Finance where he advises STOs, ICOs and AirDrop projects for international companies.

Thomas has acquired extensive financial expertise (10+ years) both in large private and public entities and as an entrepreneur.

He has begun his career in the structured finance departments of Natixis then at the French Ministry of Finance and at Siemens in structuring and advisory services to major international projects, particularly in energy and infrastructure (Middle East, Africa)

Thomas has then veered towards entrepreneurship by founding an M&A and fundraising advisory firm for innovative startups and SMEs in France and Europe and in parallel created an equity fundraising platform for European start-ups.

Quite active in the booming sector of tokenization, he has co-authored the White Paper: “Crypto-Finance: Emergence of a New World-Market" and is a regular speaker and guest at several conferences and other Blockchain / ICO events.

He graduated from Grenoble Management School (Master of Management – Major in Corporate Finance )

Jean-Baptiste Pavageau

Blockchain Expert

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Jean-Baptiste is co-founder of Olymp Capital and Blockchain expert for Psion Finance.

Specialized in ICO / STO investments and blockchain project valuation, Jean-Baptiste has a deep experience of portfolio management in crypto-currencies and is an expert of blockchain industry.

After four years of trading on traditionnal financial markets, he started mining crypto-currencies in 2013. Since 2015 he is focused on ICO and token economics.

He is also the administrator of a large investment syndicate specialized in ICO and crypto-currencies (pools).

He graduated from ESSEC Business School (Master of Science in Management, Specialized in Finance).

Doctor of Pharmacy – PharmD (Grenoble Alpes University).