Bruno Bernard is a Venture Partner at Matterwave Ventures. He has been working with the btov Industrial Technologies team since 2017 and today covers the French market. His focus lies in connecting our “non-French” portfolio companies with the right people in French SMEs and large corporates as well as supporting due diligence processes and French portfolio companies. Bruno holds a board position with DessIA. Previously, Bruno was CEO of Michelin’s joint-venture AddUp – a manufacturer of powder bed fusion and directed energy deposition machines for additive manufacturing of metal parts – and CEO of Safran Aerospace Engineering, among others. He graduated from the prestigious French engineering school Ecole Polytechnique and was part of their Corps des Mines.