Sébastien is a tech entrepreneur that specializes in Digital Health. After having led an Electronic Medical Record software (Medispring), he is now launching a new patient app that will be announced soon.
Sébastien co-founded Riaktr (formerly known as Real Impact Analytics), one of Belgium’s top scale-ups. With a focus on telecom big data, Sébastien has convinced 6 of the 10 largest global telecom operators to capture value from Riaktr’s applications (incl. Vodafone, Orange, Proximus, Airtel and Telefonica).
During his tenure as Chief Executive Officer, Sébastien grew Riaktr to 5-10mEUR revenue (incl. >35% CAGR), raise 12mEUR in Series A funding and, set-up, grow and develop an organization of over 200 people. In 2016, Sébastien received the Promising Scale-up of the Year award from EY Belgium.
In addition, Sébastien has also been instrumental in the development of Data for Good, which is a program that helps governments and international agencies alleviate poverty, food crises and provide disaster relief where it’s needed most. Thanks to these efforts, Sébastien was nominated to the MIT Innovators under 35 community in Belgium in 2015.
Prior to Riaktr, Sébastien worked for McKinsey & Company, both as a fast-track Junior Associate and member of McKinsey Solutions. He graduated with Summa cum Laude from the Solvay Business School of the University of Brussels (Msc Business Engineering) where he launched the first entrepreneurship club.
During his free time, Sébastien enjoys classical music, running & scuba diving. He participates as board member to BeCentral (digital campus), Amoobi (retail IoT) and Partenamut (mutual insurance company) and supports entrepreneurship education organizations.