Eli Curetti, 40, has 16 years of entrepreneur and consulting experience. He has built and sold several successful businesses.
He is the co-founder of Shopmium, a mobile couponing service for consumer packaged goods and retail chains.
Prior to starting Shopmium, he was the CEO of A Vendre A Louer, one of the leading real estate portals in France. A Vendre A Louer belongs to France's largest ecommerce group, PriceMinister.
In 2006, he founded Planetanoo, a web based travel service that was acquired by PriceMinister in 2007. He also co-founded ScreenToaster, a web based screencast utility, which was acquired by Veodia in 2009.
Previously, Eli worked for QuinStreet in the Silicon Valley where he launched a new line of business.
Prior to QuinStreet, Eli worked for 6 years for McKinsey & Company in Paris and Zurich, specializing in media, telecom and high tech strategy.
He also invests actively as business angel in several French startup companies, as well as in participative seed capital funds. Eli holds a master's degree in business from HEC, the leading French business school. He is also a sought-after speaker at internet and media events in France and Europe.
- 06/19/09 -techcrunch.com