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Julie Creuzé Investment Director at Blackfin

Profile

Julien Creuzé is an Investment Director at BlackFin.

He joined the firm in 2016. He started his career in the French startup ecosystem. He co-founded Antelink, a Paris-based software company in 2009 and had previously followed 20 companies to be launched at Agoranov, a Paris-based tech incubator.

In 2010, Julien joined the venture capital firm Aster Capital. He worked with the firm’s Partners on hiring the team, making the first 8 investments of their second fund, and divesting a few portfolio companies, including CPower in the US (sold to Constellation Energy).

In 2012, Julien relocated to San Francisco to launch Aster Capital’s local office and served at the Board of Directors of portfolio companies BuildingIQ, Digital Lumens and Ecofactor. He relocated back in Paris in December 2014 to take the lead on Aster Capital’s investment team and became a Partner. His team was sourcing 1,400+ investment opportunities across Europe and North-America every year and closed 5 investments in the 9 months prior to his departure.

A French national, Julien is a graduate of the Ecole Polytechnique and the Ecole Nationale Supérieure des Mines de Paris.

Julien is an Investment Director at BlackFin, where he focuses on Fintech, Regtech and Insurtech opportunities accross Europe. He started his career in the French startup ecosystem, when he co-founded Antelink, a Paris-based software company in 2009 and had previously followed 20 companies to be launched at Agoranov, a Paris-based tech incubator. He has been a VC since 2010, both in France and San Francisco. At Aster Capital, he worked with the firm’s Partners on hiring the team, making the first 8 investments of their second fund, and divesting a few portfolio companies, including CPower in the US (sold to Constellation Energy).

His team was sourcing 1,400+ investment opportunities across Europe and North-America every year and closed 5 investments in the 9 months prior to his departure.