Marie Ekeland joined Elaia in 2005. She has been evolving in the Finance & IT industry since 1997, first on the operational side and then as a VC.
She started her career in JP Morgan, working in New York on the development of a worldwide in-house front-office system, and then, back in Paris, on the management of its high-level support. She moved to CPR Private Equity in 2000 and has been acting as a VC within the Crédit Agricole group until 2005, focusing more specifically on the IT sector.
Since June 2012, Marie is also co-founder and co-president of France Digitale (francedigitale.org), the VC & start-ups independant association in digital economy.