Partner, Portage Ventures
Hélène Falchier has served as Partner, Portage Ventures at Sagard since 2018. As a member of Portage, Hélène invests in early-stage and growth-stage opportunities globally. Within the investment portfolio, Hélène is a board director at Hellas Direct, Pledg, and Acheel, and is a board observer of Qover. She is based in Paris, France.
Prior to Sagard, Hélène served as CEO of Open CNP, the corporate venture program of CNP Assurances (“CNP”). Prior to Open CNP, Hélène was CNP’s Head of Private Equity, managing a portfolio of €7.5bn AUM with investments in Europe and the US. Before joining CNP, she served as the Head of Investments in real estate, private equity and stocks for Ecureuil Vie. Hélène is also the Chairman of the AFIC LPs club (French Association for Investors for Growth).
Hélène holds a Master’s degree in economics and an Executive MBA from HEC Paris.