Philippe Rodriguez

Founding Partner

Passionate in his field for more than 25 years, Philippe is an entrepreneur and expert in emerging technologies, with a special interest in decarbonated mobility and other impact-driven businesses. Before co-founding Avolta in 2013, Philippe founded Mixcommerce, a company that provides e-commerce delegation solutions for brands, acquired by Groupe La Poste in 2012. He also co-founded the Electronic Business Group (EBG) in 1998.

In addition to his expansive entrepreneurial experience, Philippe also understands the inner workings of emerging technologies. He worked as a developer in his own company and also spent eight years at Microsoft, first as Startup & VC Lead, then Director of the Server & Tools Business division. Philippe is a leading figure in the European crypto and blockchain industry, serving as the president of Bitcoin France for three years. He has written two acclaimed books published by Dunod, La Révolution Blockchain and La révolution métavers. Philippe holds a degree from EISTI and an MBA from ESCP Europe.

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