Franck is a tech entrepreneur and investor.
He is the CEO and co-founder of WowTune, a company focused on synthesizing singing voice from existing voice samples. Franck is also the founder of Tempo2 Ventures, and PROFETERNITY – a Blockchain-tech & cryptotrading company.
Previously, Franck founded CHINICT – the largest conference in China on tech innovation & entrepreneurship, and DEVELOPNEUR – a series of global pitch competitions & hackathons.
Prior to CHINICT and DEVELOPNEUR, jointly with Renaud Laplanche, Franck co-founded TripleHop Technologies – acquired by Oracle. Before TripleHop Technologies, based in Silicon Valley, Franck served as a managing director at Gemplus Associates (now Gemalto), making venture capital investments in tech companies.
Prior to Gemplus Associates, Franck occupied technical, sales & business development positions in the smart card industry.
Franck has lived and worked in several locations (including Silicon Valley, France, Brazil, Mexico and China), speaks five languages, and holds a MSc in telecom from Telecom EM (France) as well as a BA in business from the University of Paris-Dauphine.
|Jul 13, 2012||TechCrunch - CHINICT: China's largest tech conference will be livestreaming on TechCrunch|
|Jul 13, 2012||Les Echos - News - Franck Nazikian : « La Chine est devenue une nouvelle Silicon Valley »|