Olivier Sichel is a Partner at Sofinnova Partners. Previously, he served as Executive Vice-President of France Telecom, one of the world’s leading telecommunications carriers. Within France Telecom, he was responsible for Home Communications Services. Prior to this position, he served as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Wanadoo, a France Telecom subsidiary with more than nine million customers. He also previously headed Wanadoo’s e-commerce division and was Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of alapage.com, the group’s e-commerce subsidiary from November 2000. He graduated from the Ecole Supérieure des Sciences Economiques et Commerciales and the Ecole Nationale d’Administration in France.