Vincent Lamande is President & CEO of SATT Ouest Valorisation inc., one of the leading Technology Transfer Offices in France.
Created within the framework on “Investing for the Future” programme in 2012, Ouest Valorisation has secured over 70M€ to invest in intellectual property and “proof of concept”. Beyond this investment, licensing activity and spin-off creation, Ouest Valorisation develops collaborative research contracts between industry and public research labs. Ouest Valorisation SAS, is the private affiliate of 26 academic institutions cumulating more than 7,000 faculty members and researchers, located in the western regions of France.
Doctor in Economics, he is specialist in university-industry partnerships, innovation support from public research technology, and an expert in project management of innovation policy.
Involved in international networks, Vincent Lamande also assumed the Presidency of the French National Technology Transfer Association (reseau C.U.R.I.E.) for 2 years. And 2014, the vice Presidency of the Foundation of the French Bank Banque Populaire de l’Ouest.