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Etienne KRIEGER

Affiliate Professor

Centre Entrepreneuriat et innovation

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Biography

Dr. Etienne Krieger is a graduate of HEC Paris and holds a Ph.D. in management science from Paris Dauphine University. He is an affiliate Professor at HEC Paris and Academic Director of several programs. He has advised more than 800 innovative companies. He is also HEC’s representative for the Paris Saclay Seed Fund. He was a board member of Xiring, a leading security solutions provider for electronic transactions, from its IPO in 2006 until its friendly takeover by Ingenico in 2011. He is also cofounder and/or advisor of several innovative companies. He has developed various business and financial tools for entrepreneurs and he is focusing on new venture creation and financing.

Dr. Krieger mainly teaches entrepreneurial finance. In 2015, he launched a MOOC (Massive Open Online Course) jointly developed by HEC and Ecole Polytechnique about technology-based start-up creation and development. This MOOC provided by Coursera has been followed by more than 40 000 students worldwide.

Prior to starting his business activities, Dr. Krieger was the Director of the HEC Start-Up Institute and cofounder of the Challenge+ program at HEC Paris, France's leading business school. In this capacity, Mr. Krieger has developed and taught various programs on entrepreneurship and finance and advised numerous tech start-ups. He also participated in international meetings on innovation, notably the High Technology Small Firms Conference (The Netherlands), the International Conference on Small Business (San Francisco), the National Summit on Innovation (Malaysia), and the International Finance Conference (Tunisia). Dr. Krieger is founder and President of the Challenge+ alumni association and member of several committees selecting high tech new ventures. His is also co-founder and member of the board of the French Academy of Entrepreneurship and Innovation. He has been consulted by the French government and several administrations about various mechanisms intended to favor innovation in small companies.

Scientific articles

Vers une révolution entrepreneuriale en France ?

Entreprendre & Innover, 2017, vol. 2, n° 33, pp 100-109, (in coll. with P. ALBERT)

La troublante mesure du risque du capital-risque

La Revue du Financier, January-February 2013, vol. 35, n° 199, pp 4-20, (in coll. with E. KRIEGER, K. MEDJAD)

You Said Successful? Actual and Perceived Performance of Venture Capital in France

International Journal of Business, Fall 2011, vol. 16, n° 4, (in coll. with K. Medjad, V. Gerasymenko, R. Grandsart, E. KRIEGER)

Créer et fiancer une start-up : constat et recommandations

Revue Télécom, Spring-Summer 2001, n° 126, pp 06-12,

La confiance : clé de voûte des réseaux d'innovation

Revue Française de Géoéconomie, Winter 1999, n° 8, pp 125-138, (in coll. with J. P Alix)

Books

De l'entreprise traditionnelle à la start-up : les nouveaux modèles de développement

Editions d'Organisation, Paris

Chapters edited in books

Quelle performance pour les portefeuilles de capital-risque ? Ecart entre croyance et réalité

Innovation Et Création D'Entreprise : De L'Idée À L'Organisation, A. Bloch, S. Morin Delerm (Eds), Vuibert, 354-363

Venture capital and its perceived performance: exploring a mirage

Innovation And New Venture Creation: From Idea To Organization, A. Bloch, S. Morin Delerm (Eds), ESKA, 313-326

Le contribuable, premier capital-risqueur de France

L'Art Du Management 3, Dunod, Paris, 479-483

Trust and management: as applied to innovative small companies

New Technology-Based Firms In The 1990S, W. E. During, R. P. Oakey, Sage Publications, 4, 125-139

Proceedings

Resisting or Governing Risk? Professional Struggles and the Regulation Of Safe Science

2014 AOM Meeting , 2014

Moral Frictions: Ethics, Legitimacy and Creativity in Stem Cell Science

General background on some incubation programs

21st NBIA Conference , 2007 , Seatle (J. Arlotto, J.P. Boissin, G. Quetin, S. Saingré)

Le dilemme du repreneuriat ou les structures élémentaires de la parenté

Colloque Georges Doriot , 2006 , Deauville (E. Riot, B. RAMANANTSOA)

La relation Entrepreneur-Investisseur : un moteur de la réussite

CapInTech , 2005 (A. Garrigues)

Retour d'expérience sur 2 initiatives de formation-action destinées aux entrepreneurs et aux innovateurs

3ème Conférence Internationale de Finance , 2005 (J. Arlotto)

The Role of Governments and Industry in the French Innovation System

Malaysian National Summit on Innovation , 2004 , Kuala Lumpur

Financing new ventures : a question of trust ? A preliminary research on a major factor affecting the growth of small companies

42nd ICSB Conference , 1997 , San Francisco

Trust and Management : an application to innovative small companies

High Technology Small Firms Conference , 1996 , Enschede

Scientific articles

Vers une révolution entrepreneuriale en France ?

Entreprendre & Innover, 2017, vol. 2, n° 33, pp 100-109, (in coll. with P. ALBERT)

La troublante mesure du risque du capital-risque

La Revue du Financier, January-February 2013, vol. 35, n° 199, pp 4-20, (in coll. with E. KRIEGER, K. MEDJAD)

You Said Successful? Actual and Perceived Performance of Venture Capital in France

International Journal of Business, Fall 2011, vol. 16, n° 4, (in coll. with K. Medjad, V. Gerasymenko, R. Grandsart, E. KRIEGER)

Créer et fiancer une start-up : constat et recommandations

Revue Télécom, Spring-Summer 2001, n° 126, pp 06-12,

Books

De l'entreprise traditionnelle à la start-up : les nouveaux modèles de développement

Editions d'Organisation, Paris

Chapters edited in books

Quelle performance pour les portefeuilles de capital-risque ? Ecart entre croyance et réalité

Innovation Et Création D'Entreprise : De L'Idée À L'Organisation, A. Bloch, S. Morin Delerm (Eds), Vuibert, 354-363

Venture capital and its perceived performance: exploring a mirage

Innovation And New Venture Creation: From Idea To Organization, A. Bloch, S. Morin Delerm (Eds), ESKA, 313-326

Le contribuable, premier capital-risqueur de France

L'Art Du Management 3, Dunod, Paris, 479-483

Trust and management: as applied to innovative small companies

New Technology-Based Firms In The 1990S, W. E. During, R. P. Oakey, Sage Publications, 4, 125-139

Proceedings

Resisting or Governing Risk? Professional Struggles and the Regulation Of Safe Science

2014 AOM Meeting , 2014

Moral Frictions: Ethics, Legitimacy and Creativity in Stem Cell Science

General background on some incubation programs

21st NBIA Conference , 2007 , Seatle (J. Arlotto, J.P. Boissin, G. Quetin, S. Saingré)

Le dilemme du repreneuriat ou les structures élémentaires de la parenté

Colloque Georges Doriot , 2006 , Deauville (E. Riot, B. RAMANANTSOA)

La relation Entrepreneur-Investisseur : un moteur de la réussite

CapInTech , 2005 (A. Garrigues)

Retour d'expérience sur 2 initiatives de formation-action destinées aux entrepreneurs et aux innovateurs

3ème Conférence Internationale de Finance , 2005 (J. Arlotto)

The Role of Governments and Industry in the French Innovation System

Malaysian National Summit on Innovation , 2004 , Kuala Lumpur

Financing new ventures : a question of trust ? A preliminary research on a major factor affecting the growth of small companies

42nd ICSB Conference , 1997 , San Francisco

Trust and Management : an application to innovative small companies

High Technology Small Firms Conference , 1996 , Enschede

Education

  • Doctorat Es Sciences de Gestion (Ph.D. in Management) , Université Paris Dauphine - France
  • Diplome vise bac + 5, Other, Other , Université Paris Dauphine - France

Academic appointments

Academic responsabilities at HEC

  • 1988- Affiliate Professor

Scientific Activities

Membership in Academic or Professional Organisation

  • Founder and previous general manager of the HEC Start-up Institute
  • President du Club Challenge+
  • Membre du collectif Paris-Saclay Innovation
  • Membre du comite stategique du programme Challenge + et de divers seminaires HEC.
  • Vice-President et DG Delegue, -Navidis S.A.
  • Administrateur, Xiring
  • Cofondateur et administrateur de l'Academie de l'Entrepreneuriat
  • Membre du jury de selection du trophee des Mercure des Entrepreneurs HEC.
  • Co-Gerant, SeleXel
  • Member of the Board, Vega Vista Inc.
  • Gerant, Kermedia

Awards & honors

Membership in Academic or Professional Organisation

  • 2012 Best Paper Award de l'INBAM (International Network of Business and Management Journal), pour l'article "You Said Successful? Actual and Perceived Performance of Venture Capital in France", International Journal of Business, automne 2011, vol. 16, n 4 (en coll. avec Karim Medjad, Violetta Gerasymenko, Romain Grandsart, Frederic Iselin)