Dominique Mégret is head of Swisscom Ventures, which he started in 2007. He joined Swisscom in 2002 as head of the Group Strategy unit. Previously, Dominique Mégret was an entrepreneur in the United Kingdom, a strategy consultant in the European telecom industry and country manager for an IT company in Germany. He currently serves on the boards of glass2energy SA and Mona Lisa Capital (VC fund) as director, as well as Quantenna Inc., Adello (observer) and ASSIA Inc. (advisor). He is co-chair of the Global Corporate Venturing & Innovation Conference in California. Dominique Mégret holds a BA from EPBS and MBA from INSEAD.
Role: Investor - Venture Capital (VC)
Product/Technology: ICT, Communications
Swisscom Ventures seeks to acquire minority stakes in companies that operate in promising markets for information, communication and entertainment technologies. We invest in innovative areas that are strategic for Swisscom, in terms of revenue increase (e.g. new broadband services), quality improvements and cost reductions (e.g. network optimisation tools). As a value-creating investor, Swisscom is able to provide companies with the technical know-how and strategic experience of an established telecommunications provider.
Organisation Type: Investor - Corporation
Markets: Software; Financial Services Software
Product/Technology: ICT; Energy; Clean Technology; Environment; Cloud & Big data