Bernard-Louis Roques

Bernard-Louis Roques

CO-FOUNDER, CEO


Bernard-Louis Roques is a Pioneer in European Fintech / Insurtech. He founded the 1st FinTech Incubator within Europe in 2014. 8 Fintech related startups were created or funded by Truffle of which 3 have already exited with significant multiples. He started his career as a trader at HSBC and then became entrepreneur and sold his company. As a Partner at Truffle Capital, Bernard-Louis led and accompanied 70 investments of which 13 have conducted IPOs and 17 M&A exits. On a voluntary basis, Bernard-Louis is the author of the « Truffle 100 », the leading annual research on EU software vendors, and serves as a board member of ESSEC Ventures. He holds an MBA from ESSEC Business School and an Executive Certificate from MIT.