Abitbol_JackyBWInvestment Director at Orange Capital
Company: Orange
VP Corporate Development
Location: Paris, France

Fields of operation: Digital Technology Experienced high-tech market professional with proven expertise in private equity and corporate development. Have worked in corporate vc, strategic consultancy, marketing, business development and sales in high-tech marketplaces.

Specialization: Great track record of developing business, forging alliances, establishing subsidiaries and creating new business units.

Jacky heads the corporate development for OSE, where he is in charge of generating a qualified deal-flow for Orange BUs and analyse investment opportunities for Orange’s internal and external investment arms. Previously, Jacky headed the corporate development for the Orange Digital division, taking care of the corporate topics and follow ups of Orange’s participated companies. In 2011, he took part in the launch of Orange Capital (now Iris Capital), where he was in charge of Orange’s investments in Israel and in the US. Under his tenure, Orange made its first investments in myThings, a leader in retargeting technology. Prior to joining Orange Capital, Jacky worked for 4 years at SanDisk, where he was in charge of the business development in EMEA for the mobile division. He started his career as part of the management team of Fantine Group (now Aviv Ventures), the leading strategic consulting firm for business and financial development services in Israel. Jacky holds a degree in Business Administration from Madrid Business School and a MBA from Boston University.