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Board of Directors

Michel Desbard, CEO Crocus Technology


Jacques Noels, Founder 

Jean Bourcereau, Ventech

   • Eric Buatois, Sofinnova Ventures


Sofinnova Venture


Valéry Huot , Innovation Capital

   • Andrey Kushnarev, Rusnano

innovation capital



Luc Maruenda, Idinvest Partners

Aymeric Sallin, Nanodimension

Nano Dimension


Andrey Burlinov, Industrial Investors




Crocus Technology Advisor


Luc-Olivier Bauer, Executive Consultant

Over the last 30 years, Luc-Olivier has served in various US and european high technology companies, covering all aspects from engineering to manufacturing, finance, marketing/sales, and general management as a founder, member of the board or president. Among those were Hana Microdisplay Technology, SVISION, nCHIP, Integrated Device Technology, and Eurosil/Intersil. Since returning in Europe in December 2001, he became board member and mentor to a number of local high technology start-ups with focus in microelectronics, display, and lately micro- and nano-technologies with and without biotechnology aspects, working on the development of infrastructures necessary for their successful developments. Luc-Olivier obtained his Master in Science in Physics from the Federal Institute of Technology in Lausanne (Switzerland) and his Ph.D. in Engineering from Caltech in Pasadena (USA).