Startups & Entrepreneurs


Startups & Entrepreneurs


Committee Co-President: Valérie Marin, Distribution Asiatique

Committee Co-President: Eric Saint-André, ASA Advisory


CEO Tech Club: Eric Barbier, TransferTo

CEO Tech Club: Denis Branthonne, Novade


French Chamber Contact:  Amelie Poumaer


The Startups & Entrepreneurs committee enables entrepreneurs to share their experiences, tips and tools to boost their businesses. The committee offers two programmes (Mentoring Programme & Business Accelerator Lab) to support startups.

Upcoming Events:

Supported Event:

  • CRIB x 500 Startups presents: Entrepreneurial Roadmap - Navigating Through Challenges Powered by AWS

This half-day event seeks to address the key challenges and pain points faced by entrepreneurs today. We bring together industry experts, tech veterans and leading entrepreneurs that have ‘been there and done that’ to participate in panel discussions, intimate dialogues and workshops to help you navigate your startup trajectory… (more)

  • How to Analyze a Pitch Deck: Applying Sun Tzu's Art of War to Angel Investing

Tue 27 March 2018- 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM Singapore - As member of the French Chamber, enjoy a promotion code for S$20 discount (original price S$49).

A pitch deck is an essential fundraising tool, whether you’re looking to raise $50,000, $500,000 or $50 million. Creating a pitch deck is not an easy task for entrepreneurs. Likewise, a qualified angel investor should know the basics of analyzing a pitch deck. Join us for the interesting session on applying Sun Tzu's Art of War to angel investing!… (more)

BE ADVISED   |   Benefit from Free Programmes to Boost your Business





A long-term one-on-one counselling initiative to guide companies in their development






A single-session programme between one entrepreneur an a panel of advisors




BE ACTIVE   |   Network & Get Insights

In addition to regular Committee Meetings, Experience Sharing and workshops, we have launched 3 initatives:





Animated by Eric Barbier, TransferTo and Denis Branthonne, Novade, this exclusive club brings together CEOs from the Tech industry.





Profit from this community of supportive Entrepreneurs who brainstorm together to move the participants to the next step.




Mingle with other startups & entrepreneurs, exchange on your businesses and share tips.






French Entrepreneur Awards

With the first edition of the French Entrepreneur Awards, the French Chamber of Commerce in Singapore sought to reward the best company created by French entrepreneurs in Singapore and encourage their entrepreneurial spirit and development. The jury looked for continuous tenacity and determination, rewarding the entrepreneur that showed proof of maintaining stronghold in the market and having a significant growing number of customers and employees.... (more)


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Committee Documents (members’ only)

Apr 2018 | Financement des start-ups.pdf
Nov 2017 | Work Trial Factsheet.pdf
Nov 2017 | Returner Work Trial Infographic.jpg
Nov 2017 | Professional Conversion Programmes.pdf
Nov 2017 | Grants GAC Group.pdf
Nov 2017 | Carreer Support Programme enhancements FAQ.pdf
Apr 2017 | Fundraising Process at Each Stage From Start-Up to Mid-Cap - Gereje.pdf
Mar 2017 | Experience Sharing Entrepreneur - SingTheatre.pdf
Sep 2016 | Grants for Startups & SMEs in Singapore - GAC Group.pdf
Apr 2016 | Design Thinking Innovation Games - Palo IT.pdf
Apr 2016 | Why traditional media still matter - Marion Zipfel.pdf
Jan 2016 | Launching & expanding your e-commerce business in SE Asia - Deleporte Wentz Avocat.pdf
Sep 2015 | How to optimize and secure your PIC Scheme - GAC Group.pdf
Apr 2015 | The Business Environment of Singapore & Hong Kong - Rosemont International.pdf
Apr 2015 | Building your reputation as a business on social media - Tesla.pdf
Mar 2015 | Thoughts on Bootstrapping - Villa Finder.pdf



Past Events


19 Dec 2012 - 08:30
Speakers: Mr Remi Malachin, Founder and Director, French Toast Language Center
7 Dec 2012 - 08:30
Speakers: Mr Leslie Loh, Managing Director, RedDot Ventures ; Mr Sebastien Guillaud, Managing Director, Hera Capital