Matthieu has been Investment Manager at Airbus Ventures since late 2016. He is based in Paris, France. He initially joined Airbus in 2013 as a Corporate Strategy Senior Manager advising on future trends, emerging technologies and innovation. From 2014 until 2016 he has been actively involved in the extension of Airbus footprint in the Silicon Valley. Prior to that, Matthieu spent more than 10 years in the high tech industry. He started as an engineer designing microprocessors, and later transitioned to market research, strategic planning, finance and strategy. Understanding technology, markets and business models has been the connecting thread of Matthieu’s career. He holds a Masters degree in Electronic Engineering and an executive MBA.