Mr. François Véron is a Co-Founder and serves as Managing Director at Newfund. He serves as Founder at Newfund. His early career included working at the French Ministry of Finance and in corporate functions at Casino, a leading French listed food retailer. He joined the VC world in 1999 and invested in CDiscount, Allociné, Direct Energie and Xilam Animation, among others. He launched Newfund in 2008 with Patrick. He is based in Paris and visits the US regularly.