Founder and CEO, FABERNOVEL Group
Stéphane Distinguin is the founder and CEO of FABERNOVEL. French entrepreneur and innovation activist, he created the innovation firm FABERNOVEL in 2003. It is based on the conviction that for the digital revolution, associating the two seamingly opposite forces of big industry’s impact power and startups’ creative agility is an unlimited source of value. Pioneer of the digital revolution in France since 2003, FABERNOVEL is known for its consulting offerings, training services, development of mobile and internet products, data management. In addition to Europe, the group is also located in the Californian tech ecosystem and in Shanghai.
FABERNOVEL’s mission also includes creating startups such as Digitick, KissKissBankBank, ShareYourOffice or OneThird.
Stéphane Distinguin is chairman of Cap Digital, a competitiveness cluster dedicated to digital contents and services that includes 1000 members. He is also president of the "Grande Ecole du Numérique", a public initiative to train students to digital jobs.