Bernard Ochs - Co-founder & Board Member, CALAO Finance, France

Bernard is Co-founder and Board Member of CALAO Finance, a venture capital and private equity firm specializing in direct investments focusing in French and European small and medium sized companies. Bernard likewise serves as Partner of Delfeno Partners, which conducts mergers and acquisitions (M&A) and corporate operations for medium to large companies providing finance syndication services (fund raising, PIPEs, asset restructuring) in Europe, Japan and USA.

Bernard founded Esprits d'Entreprises, an association composed exclusively of entrepreneurs and managing directors in medium to large companies in France advancing ideas related to corporate values and entrepreneurship.

Bernard Ochs has a strong interest in the client side of technology, having experienced the fun, the pain and the true rewards of entrepreneurship.

In 1984, Bernard completed his Master of Science in Electrical Engineering at Institut National Polytechnique de Grenoble (INPG).