Marie EKELAND

Co-founder & Partner @Daphni

Marie Ekeland is co-founder of daphni, a venture capital firm which invests in European tech startups and is supported by an online platform and international community. She serves as a board member for Parrot, Showroomprive… She began her career in 1997 at J.P. Morgan in New York as a computer scientist. In 2000, Ms. Ekeland joined CPR Private Equity as a venture capitalist. She moved to Elaia Partners in 2005 leading investments in Criteo, Edoki Academy, Mobirider, Pandacraft, Scoop.it, Teads, Wyplay, and Ykone. In 2012 she also created France Digitale, a European startup lobby who brings more than 700 startups and investors together.