Alain Rodermann

Founder and Managing Partner

Expon Capital

Alain Rodermann is founder and managing partner at Expon Capital, a VC firm based in Luxembourg, focusing on early stage exponential ventures. He has been an active investor in venture capital firms since 1997: founder of the seed fund Arenatis Capital, partner of Sofinnova Partners for 10 years, a leading European VC firm and investment director of Innovacom, the VC Arm of Orange. He invested as a lead investor in many early and late stage ventures and served as board member in 30 high tech and biotech companies across Europe and in the USA, including Lastminute.com, Netvalue, EmailVision, Atomz, Maximiles, and still private companies Wyplay, Geneanet, Welovewords, Sirdata, GMP-Orphan, iTravel, Atatch.io or Tribe. This followed 8 years with Bouygues and Alcatel in management positions in Datacenters projects, defense systems and software development. Alain holds a MS in electrical engineering from Supelec, a MBA from the Institut d’Études Politiques de Paris and a BA in History of Art. He is also an instructor of Japanese martial arts.