Dr. Etienne Krieger is an Affiliate Professor at HEC Paris. He is academic co-director of the HEC Startup Studio program as well as of the ESA_LAB@HEC "Exploring the Future of Space Economy" applied research chair created by ArianeGroup, the European Space Agency (ESA) and HEC.
Etienne is a graduate of HEC Paris and holds a Ph.D. in management science from Paris Dauphine University. He has advised more than 800 innovative companies. He is member of the Paris Saclay Seed Fund investment committee. He is also cofounder and/or advisor of several innovative companies and he was a board member of Xiring, a leading security solutions provider for electronic transactions, from its IPO until its friendly takeover by Ingenico.
He authored numerous books, papers, financial and business tools for entrepreneurs.