Denis has been active as an entrepreneur in the software industry since 2001. Having created and managed both business consulting and software product companies for more than 10 years, he acquired experience in the whole business life cycle from early design to the commercialization of software products and services.
Denis is passionate about people willing to create new businesses. He acts as an advisor to teams in bootstrapping their business ideas. He is actively involved in academic, governmental and private sector programs aiming at supporting and promoting entrepreneurship. He is particularly interested in socially impacting entrepreneurship projects.
He holds a PhD in Computer Science from the University of Grenoble, France, and worked as a visiting scientist at the Software Engineering Institute, Carnegie Mellon University, USA.