Eric is the founder and a General Partner at Ventech China. He has been based in China for 12 years (Beijing and now Shanghai).
While based in Europe, he invested in start-up companies such as Musiwave (sold to Openwave), Calendra (sold to BMC software), Virtools (sold to Dassault Systems), I-Base (sold to Publicis), Inmac Wstore (sold to Systemax Inc.), b-process (sold to Ariba) and several other promising companies.
Previously, Eric had 12 years of operational experience in marketing, sales and country management for independent enterprise software vendors. He held key sales positions in the early years of three software companies: Business Objects, Natsystems and Uniplex, which all enjoyed very strong growth and a successful international development. From 1997 to 2000, Eric has built a strategic consulting franchise dedicated to software enterprises and Internet companies. During this time, he worked with venture capital firms, helped them to manage their portfolio companies and carried out in depth investment due diligences.
Eric Huet holds a Ph.D. in Philosophy (Sorbonne, Paris, France) and graduated from Harvard Business School (GMP).