As the newly appointed CEO of Tendrel, Alexis is focused on serving social entrepreneurs by providing them with a vibrant global professional association. Frequent connection and open exchange allow Tendrel members to support each other and build the underlying advocacy infrastructure necessary to shape the way the world approaches social change.
Alexis has over 15 years of experience starting and growing global Internet companies. He served as Chief Revenue Officer at Vinted, a social/mobile peer-to-peer clothing marketplace, Executive in Residence at Accel Partners, a leading venture capital firm, SVP at HomeAway, the world's leading online marketplace for the vacation rental industry, GM at Match.com and head of Business Development at eBay Europe. In addition, Alexis was the founder and CEO of Fotango, an online photo business acquired by Canon. Prior to joining Tendrel, Alexis was Entrepreneur in Residence at the Skoll Global Threats Fund, leveraging mobile technology and crowd participation to help prevent pandemics. Alexis started his career in manufacturing, working for Alcatel's optical fiber cable division in France and China. Alexis holds mechanical and industrial engineering degree from ICAM in France and an MBA from Stanford University.
In his off time, Alexis can be found coaching a ski team, kiteboarding, advising early-stage internet companies or simply baking bread for his 4 children.